What is the mission of your business? Your mission as a business owner?
To get people better. There are a lot of people who suffer from health problems with little direction on how to get better. We want our clinic to be an accessible and comfortable place where people can go when they are concerned about their health.
In a few words, describe your small business corridor or community.
Most of the other business owners on West Girard are very friendly and easy going. There are a lot of great businesses and a lot of great people behind them.
Give three words that describe the small businesses you like to visit as a customer. Trustworthy, quality, exciting
How does your business/business community fit into the larger business community in Philadelphia?
Brewerytown offers great services, food, drinks, and culture without all of the business and congestion seen in many parts of the city. The businesses are able to provide whatever is needed, while still managing to keep a neighborhood feel.
What is the one concept or principle that has been key to your success? Help people and get them better and the rest will fall in to place.
How did you come to be a business owner?
I wanted to practice close to my neighborhood. There weren’t any clinics, so I had to open my own.
What is one thing you know now about running a business that you wish you knew then?
I wouldn’t change much, because learning from your mistakes is the best way to learn.
As a business owner, how do you decompress?
Playing basketball, spending time with my daughter, hanging out with friends.