Amidst a challenging time for small businesses, Finesse Grocery repurposed into a grocery delivery company in Toronto and the GTA. Here, co-founder Vincent Nguyen shares how a temporary pivot resulted in the success of a service that is now a core part of their business.
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Blush Grove is a lifestyle brand and boutique home décor store based in Toronto, Ontario. In this interview with Ownr, Blush Grove’s Founder, Fiona Mascarenhas shares her experience starting her own company and shares her advice for fellow entrepreneurs.
1BENMU – Furniture & Design Studio specializes in designing unique handcrafted pieces and will always ensure your home or commercial space is functional, practical, and beautiful. Learn more about Founder of 1BENMU, Carter Chen, as he shares his entrepreneurial experience and advice.
In celebration of Ownr’s 2nd birthday, we touched base with some early customers to see how they are doing as seasoned entrepreneurs. We wanted to share our chat with Mark, because of his courage to share learnings and mistakes alongside his success. We hope it will benefit you as you prepare and launch your business.
Jasmine registered her business, Jasmine Williams Media, with Ownr in June 2018. Since then, she’s surprised herself by the amount she was able to grow her business by simply stepping outside of her comfort zone.
CAMILA TEA is a small Canadian specialty tea company founded in Toronto, Ontario. In this interview with Ownr, founder Colin Bhowmik expressed the reason for bringing this product to the market as well as what his experience has been like running his own business.
Dominic Stewart is a freelance commercial photographer, visual content creator, and content marketer based in Toronto. He works with global destinations and businesses to help grow their brands through engaging visual content and compelling stories.
The Paleo Palate Café is a revolutionary online kitchen with the goal to create the same or better-tasting products using all-natural ingredients essentially free from additives and artificial flavours. We spoke to founder Snehal Vaidya about her motivation, inspiration and her experience running her own business.