Tell Me Your Tipping Stories!
I am looking to interview individuals working in the professions listed below. Even if you are not in the geographic area I’ve specified, I’d still love to talk to you. The people I interview can remain as anonymous as they wish! If you or someone you know works in the occupations I’ve listed, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Readers! If they’re are any “tipped” professions you’d like me to cover in my new book, please leave a suggestion in the comments section.
If you or someone you know owns or operates a hotel anywhere on the West Coast, Boston, or Chicago that employs maids, doormen, and bellhops, Please email me!
Hotel and Motel Maids (anywhere)
Hair Salon Owners! – Memphis, Tennessee! (Very specific here!)
Sex Workers – Las Vegas, NYC, Los Angeles, Boston, Philadelphia, Miami.
Taxi Drivers – Los Angeles, Detroit, Dallas, or Chicago.
Limo Drivers – Los Angeles, Las Vegas, or New York City area.
Diner Waitress – Montana, Idaho, the Dakotas, Colorado, or Wyoming
Sky Caps – All major NYC or LA airports
Furniture Deliverymen – Portland, Oregon. NYC, Chicago
Professional Movers – New York Area, Chicago, Dallas, Houston.
Coat Check Attendants – NYC, Los Angeles, Portland, Miami
Bathroom Attendants (restaurant or nightclubs) – NYC, Los Angeles, Miami, Philadelphia
Car Wash Attendants (if you work or own a car wash, please contact me!) New York Area, Los Angeles, Miami.
Golf Caddies – Florida, Georgia, or the Carolinas (Hilton Head?)
Charter Boat Fishermen – Florida, San Diego or anywhere, actually!
Cruise Line employees!
Employees at “all inclusive resorts.” (Please call Club Hedonism!)
French Waiters – that’s right, from France!
Car Valets – Los Vegas and Los Angeles
Cigar Waiters (NYC or anywhere!)
Cocktail Waitresses – Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York, Miami, Chicago. (Will that young woman I met from the Pink Elephant in NYC drop me a line?)
Starbucks Baristas – Anywhere in the US!
Water Taxi Driver– Miami
UPS Drivers – NYC area.
Take Out Deliverymen (Pizza Delivery, Chinese, Sushi, whatever) – New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Portland.
Thanks for your help everybody!