CLEVELAND — A business in Cleveland is giving other small business owners a place to showcase and sell their products.
What You Need To Know
- East 185th Exhibit offers pop-up events for small business owners to showcase their business
- The business was started by Monica Grays as a way to help revitalize the Collingwood neighborhood
- 32 vendors can setup during the pop up events
Kay Jones never thought she’d be a business owner.
“I always thought about selling my purses, and so I started selling purses like two years ago on Poshmark,” said Jones, owner of Level Up Purses and Accessories, LLC.
But after having to give a portion of her proceeds to the platform she was using, she consulted with her daughters and decided to cut the middle man and do business on her own.
“Let’s do a Facebook Live — let’s see how it goes. So it was a hit and we’ve been rolling since March of this year,” said Jones.
Business was going well for a…