Featuring Design of Mine and Communications, Ink.
Join host Olivia Perez-O’Dess as she meets with Melissa Tarr, owner & designer at Design of Mine in Gloucester. Melissa discusses how she started in the world of wholesale apparel, and then went out on her own in 2013 creating upcycled jewelry. In 2014 she designed the Flutter Shawl and in 2017, she opened her own store, Design of Mine, on Main Street in Gloucester.
Next, Olivia heads over to Beverly to the office of Communications, Ink, to chat with founder & owner Cara Hutchins. Starting out as a Wall Street stock broker, Cara found that she had a passion for advertising, and came to the area for business school. After working on both the agency and client side of advertising, she decided to start her own business. She thinks of herself an entrepreneur who is concerned about the outcome of the work she does and the impact it makes.
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