Sarah Dwyer, owner of Chouquette, moved from creating pastries to crafting gourmet chocolates for customers within the DMV area and beyond. We had the chance to sit down with Sarah and learn more about her business and why the DMV area is so great for entrepreneurs. Why did you start your business? I’ve always loved chocolate. After 10 years in ...Read More »
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Joni Daniels is a business owner located within the DMV area. We had the opportunity to speak with Joni and learn more about her business, Daniels & Associates, as well as her tips for aspiring entrepreneurs. What is your background and what led you to start your business? With a Master’s Degree in Counseling, I began my career as a Guidance ...Read More »
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Owning a distillery has to be one of the best “jobs” to have especially in Loudoun County which is known as D.C.’s Wine Country. Scott and Becky Harris are living the dream as the founders of the the family owned Catoctin Creek® Distilling Company located in Purcellville,Virginia. The husband and wife founded Catoctin Creek® Distilling Company in 2009 and it is the first legal ...Read More »
DMV CEO sat down with Sarah Blake, owner of Blake Psychotherapy & Associates in Columbia, MD. We discussed her steps to opening a business, what services she provides clients throughout the area, and just how important it is to have a handle on your marketing. What’s Your Background and Why Did You Start Your Business? My background is in psychology and social ...Read More »
There are few areas more energized and engaging with entrepreneurs than DMV. Short for D.C., Maryland, and Virginia, DMV is quickly becoming the haven if you’re looking to form your own company or find bright minds to partner with. The proximity to large cities and an ever-evolving entrepreneurial spirit makes the area a perfect place to be if you’re in ...Read More »
DMV CEO sat down with entrepreneur, founder and CEO of MissNowMrs.com, Danielle Tate. She discusses the beginning of her business, the future of MissNowMrs.com, and why the DMV is such a great place to be when you’re an entrepreneur. Can you tell us a little bit about you, and what brought you to start MissNowMrs.com? Back in 2005 I was in ...Read More »
For entrepreneurs and business owners, the work of a new venture begins long before the “Open” sign is placed outside or the new website is unveiled to the public. The new venture begins in the entrepreneurs mind and a vision for what they hope to achieve. For Joey Darley, the owner of Joey’s Smiles and Scene2bSeen, his first annual Dancing ...Read More »
Your Greatest Health is Wealth. This quote rang true as members of a Business Networking International (BNI) Chapter located in Woodbridge, Virginia teamed up to start a 6 Week Health Challenge co-hosted by the Manassas, Virginia Campus of American National University. The Team, known as Team Mission defines themselves as a “cooperative group of professionals committed to helping put people ...Read More »
When a new business opens, it is a very exciting time filled with long hours laying the the foundation and also charting the course for the future goals and steps of the business. It is often during this time that the culture of the business begins to form and that is often dictated from the top of the organization. For ...Read More »