Eric De Feo

I had the pleasure of meeting this next entrepreneur during a small business event with the Hudson Business Coalition (how fitting!). Eric is not only on the board for HBCi but he also owns two unique businesses of his own in Hudson and Catskill, NY. The drive behind his entrepreneurial spirit and opening his ownContinue reading “Eric De Feo”

LippyClip

I don’t go anywhere without my chapstick. It also takes me longer than it should to find my chapstick at the bottom of my purse every time I want it. When I found this next company, I was so excited because I had found a solution to my chapstick searching problem! Not only does LippyClipContinue reading “LippyClip”

Small Business Spotlight: Hudson Valley Apparel

I’m a sucker for any type of apparel that represents New York, my area, and my hometown. This next small business was created by someone who also felt that their area was so unique and beautiful, why not show it off to the world? What started as a vision in 2020 quickly turned into aContinue reading “Small Business Spotlight: Hudson Valley Apparel”

Small Business Spotlight: Grounded Matters

My skin and hair are two things that I make sure I take care of, so this next company was right up my ally with their products and their mission. Their chapstick is my favorite product, it’s seriously SO amazing! Grounded Matters is a sustainable skin and hair product company located in Albany, NY. ItContinue reading “Small Business Spotlight: Grounded Matters”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Jhori Jurgenson

If you live in the Capital Region and Hudson Valley, chances are you’ve heard of this #GirlBoss and her businesses. Whether you’ve hired her for an event or visited her new donut shop, she’s definitely made a name for herself. She’s made some of my friends look and feel their best for weddings and hasContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Jhori Jurgenson”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Stephanie Smith

Owning your business is hard, but it’s even harder when the state mandates you to close temporarily because of a nationwide pandemic. During this crazy time I’ve been amazed and so proud of how Stephanie, a great friend of mine, has overcome the cards she’s been dealt and has continued to maintain and operate herContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Stephanie Smith”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Brooke Bedsaul

I met Brooke a couple of years ago in Myrtle Beach, SC at my cousin’s Graduation. A few years later we would even vacation together in the Dominican Republic (what a great time we had!). She has such a bubbly personality, is super sweet and also happens to be an awesome surfer. She’s even traveledContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Brooke Bedsaul”