Utah Family Doulas

Business Information

Owner Shellee Semrad

Name Utah Family Doulas

Location: Utah

Project description

Website:UtahFamilyDoulas.com How it got started When Shelle first became a doula, she had no idea how to run a business. She just wanted to be a doula, and didn’t know how to market her services, or how billing should be handled. She joined a doula services agency in Colorado so she could do what she […]

Read More

Little Monkey Bizness

Business Information

Owner Raina Seabaugh

Name Little Monkey Bizness

Location: Colorado

Project description

Website:Coloradosprings.monkeybizness.com How it got started Raina’s son was 2 years old, and they were living in Colorado where it gets very cold in the winter. She was looking for a place that her child could run and play that was indoors and out of the freezing cold. She decided that she would need to create […]

Read More

Charmed Collections

Business Information

Owners Lindsey Redfern, Kim Orlandini & Leisha Kelsey

Name Charmed Collections

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Project description

Website:CharmedCollections.com How it got started Lindsey Redfern, Kim Orlandini & Leisha Kelsey met doing adoption advocacy within their community. They started doing a craft night on a regular basis to get together and chat and work on creative projects. One day they decided to stamp some letters on a piece of metal and place it […]

Read More

Steals Network

Business Information

Owner: Jana Francis

Name: Steals Network

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Project description

Website: Steals.com How it got started Jana just had a little girl, 6 years after having 2 boys, and now that she had a great job, she was excited to buy all the things! Since she had a full time job though, she found it difficult to spend any time shopping at brick and mortar […]

Read More

Paper Crush

Business Information

Business Owner: Holly Moeller

Business Name: Paper Crush

Location: Lehi, Utah

Project description

Website: MyPaperCrush.com Paper Crush is a brick and mortar and online store that sells stationary, party supplies and some crafting materials. They have been in business since 2011, but have just recently opened their first store in Lehi, Utah, on none other than Main street! Our favorite street! How it got started Holly started out […]

Read More

Foto Strap

Business Information

Business Owner Katie Norris

Business Name: Fotostrap

Location: Dallas, Texas

Project description

Website: fotostrap.com Meet Katie Norris In 2011 Katie Norris funded a non-profit organization called Fotolanthropy. This organization is made up of photographers and filmmakers that focus on documenting true stories of people overcoming adversity. Katie explains how this project inspired her company Fotostrap. She said, “After founding this non-profit, I imagined how neat it would be […]

Read More

Fold Leather Company

Business Information

Owner: Meg and Mosie

Name: Fold Leather Company

Location: San Diego, California

Project description

Website: Fold Leather Company One Night In February The two owners of Fold Leather Company were enjoying the evening over a glass of wine, “trying to solve all of the world’s problems,” when they pulled out a box of leather pieces, and started to craft them in all different fashions. “Wouldn’t it be great to do […]

Read More

Soy Delicious Candles

Business Information

Owner: Maggie Maceiras and Georgette Hoyo

Name: Soy Delicious Candles

Location: Miami, Florida

Project description

Website: Soy Delicious Candles The Soy Candle Duo Prior to launching the successful Soy Delicious candle company, Maggie Maceiras and Georgette Hoyo were both teachers. With no prior business experience, they both decided that they were ready to start a new venture. Since joining forces and becoming business partners both have been able to produce a […]

Read More

Rubies & Rouge

Business Information

Owner: Cassi Butler

Name: Rubies & Rouge

Location: Skiatook, Oklahoma

Project description

Website: Rubies & Rouge Living A Dream “While I was trudging through college, I was asked everyday what my major was, how many hours I was taking, and what I planned to do after graduating. I would think to myself, all I really want to do is own a boutique & make-up studio to help others […]

Read More

ACBC Designs

Business Information

Owner: Ann Cosgrove

Name: ACBC Designs

Location: Portland, Oregon

Project description

Website: ACBC Designs ACBC Designs Meet Ann Cosgrove. Combine her husband’s initials with hers, and you get ACBC, the inspiration for the catchy name. ACBC Designs is an online website where you can access their modern designed paper goods, handmade in Portland, Oregon. For someone who would end up having a career in the arts, Portland […]

Read More