What is the names of your business, and what are you selling?

Bernie and Jo’s – Women’s accessories

What are your social media handles, and if you have a website, what’s the address?

IG: @bernie.and.jo; FB: Bernie and Jo’s; website: www.berniejos.com

How long have you been at it?

Roughly one year

What are your future plans for your business?

Ultimately, we want to offer shoes and accessories in a brick and mortar space.

What do you think are the three most important reasons to support local markets?

  1. Service local residents
  2. Support small businesses
  3. Build community

How has your Northwest Detroit Farmers’ Market experience been?

It has been amazing. The residents are very supportive, and it’s been great connecting with Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation and other small business owners.

What’s your favorite Detroit thing to do?

Drink a red pop float made with Faygo red pop and vanilla ice cream.