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Ester Venouziou
Works at LocalShops1.com
Attended Boston University
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Thanks so much for all your support of our independent businesses! We LOVE your small business tour and the city's pro-active approach to help new businesses get started and longtime local favorites thrive! -- All your LocalShops1 friends
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Connecting local independent businesses with community-minded shoppers.
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thanks for your support!! we did it! now it's up to the judges --- http://www.localshops1.com/news/70663/Small-Business-Influencer-Awards.htm
Local shops, businesses, restaurants, and services in Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Guflport, Dunedin and the Tampa Bay area in Florida. LocalShops1.com connects local, independent businesses &am...
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so this is a new one. neighbor's tree fell over, blocking the alley and my carport. so i'm sort of trapped. making things more complicated is that my neighbor died more than a year ago, and i don't know who is taking care of the house.
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belated than you!!! the city did come out and deal with it!
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1 vote from each one here will put us in first place. and then we'll throw the biggest party you've ever seen! http://influencers.smallbiztrends.com/small-business-vendors/localshops1-com/ ... you can vote once a day from each of your pcs/macs/smart phones/etc.
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putting g+ to the test. can you vote for LS1 & share with friends? http://influencers.smallbiztrends.com/small-business-vendors/localshops1-com/
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thank you :))))) ... and i understand! that's why i haven't posted on facebook yet.
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ok, so i'm back in G+ world! i joined when it started, but didn't stay updaed. what did i miss????
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joined g+ a few weeks back, but now finally setting some time to explore. are there options for biz pages yet?
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Biz pages still not allowed, but Zynga soon to bring their games. Go figure.
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wooo hooo!! tied at 11! vote for LS1 and help bump out the competition :) http://influencers.smallbiztrends.com/small-business-vendors/localshops1-com/
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thanks :))
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coming to the LS1 birthday bash? info is here, including how to get in for free: http://www.localshops1.com/event/birthdaybash
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if all my friends vote once or twice, we'll blow the competition away !!! http://influencers.smallbiztrends.com/small-business-vendors/localshops1-com/
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In her circles
391 people
Have her in circles
717 people
MICHELLE BALDWIN's profile photo
Liane Caruso's profile photo
Jessica Cohen's profile photo
kevin acevedo's profile photo
E. J. “Jay” Williams, Jr.'s profile photo
Sponsored Social's profile photo
faye foster's profile photo
Lisa Jordan's profile photo
Hérode Beauvais's profile photo
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Occupation
Founder of LocalShops1, Tampa Bay's most active advocate for locally owned businesses
Skills
writing, editing, marketing, public relations, social media, print design, community-building, basic web design
Employment
  • LocalShops1.com
    founder, 2008 - present
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel
    designer/copy editor, 1999 - 2003
  • St. Petersburg Times
    designer/copy editor, 2003 - 2011
  • Florida Times-Union
    designer/copy editor, 1997 - 1999
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Female
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things i love: sushi, shopping, coffee shops.
Introduction
I love to shop, especially at locally owned, independent stores. Chic boutiques, mom-and-pops, love 'em all!
Education
  • Boston University
    journalism & psychology