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Welcome to the Entrepreneur Works blog! Check this page regularly for articles and advice for entrepreneurs, as well as news and updates about our clients

Mar
15th

Client Profile: Petrina Booker delivers hot, fresh crabs in Chester

by team_eworks

Situation Former dental school student, Petrina Booker, was in search of a new way to make people smile. She began selling fresh blue crabs door-to-door and her business quickly grew popular. She purchased a truck to increase her sales efficiency; however, she did not have the capital necessary to convert the vehicle into a delivery truck

Feb
27th

Client Profile: Naturally Sweet Desserts brings decadent vegan treats to the Philadelphia region

by team_eworks

Situation Taste of Success participant and vegan baker extraordinaire Sherimane Johnson needed help growing the presence of her business online. Though she had achieved much success with little advanced planning, she was discouraged by the ongoing challenges her dessert business faced. Solution Sherimane applied to the Tech Solutions Plus program and received one-on-one consulting with a technology expert

Aug
4th

Meet the Entrepreneur: Heather Hutchison Harris, Handcraft Workshop

by team_eworks

Heather Hutchison Harris is a life-long Philadelphia resident who has been sewing for most of her adult life and is self-taught. She started her career as a social worker and then special education teacher, and sewed as a hobby. She enjoyed teaching her friends and family how to sew and thought maybe she could combine

May
16th

Client Profile: Breanna Moore, LaBre

by team_eworks

Breanna Moore is the owner and designer behind LaBré, a unique and stylish collection of affordable men’s and women’s apparel, jewelry and accessories that blends modern fashion design with traditional Ghanaian Ankara fabric and Kente cloth. LaBré was born when Breanna, then a student at the University of Pennsylvania, was studying abroad in Ghana and