Updated February 2023
Meet James Ernst and Sarah Sendlbeck of Big Mood, Alix Gilman & Scott Robinson of Shirt Factory Medina, and Edreys & Alexa Wajed of Eat Off Art. Each of these people run businesses with completely unique stories but one common thread – being run by a dynamic, married duo.
Without further ado, here are some helpful business tips from three WNY power couples!
Alix Gilman & Scott Robinson of Shirt Factory Medina
- Marketing Motto: Diversify and Be Authentic
- Photography Matters
- Delegate, Delegate, Delegate
- Give it Time
- Have FUN
Edreys & Alexa Wajed of Eat Off Art
- Remain nimble
- Be transparent about the struggles
- Bet on yourself
- Whatever decision you make, it’s gonna be the right one
- Just keep going
James Ernst and Sarah Sendlbeck of Big Mood
- Bootstrap your business
- Perfection is impossible
- Curation is key
- Fanfare is fantastic
- Innovate for interest
Note: Big Mood closed after publishing. You can still read their story below.