ZANESVILLE, Ohio – An event aimed to discuss small businesses in the area.
The 2nd annual Small Business Expo took place at Colony Square Mall. The event is geared for people with small businesses in the community with goals to showcase what they do and their services. Small Business Owner, Jarett Fortner, started his own business, Y City Productions. Y City Productions focuses on DJ entertainment services for different events. Fortner says this is a good opportunity for the businesses.
“Well I feel like there are a lot of small businesses in Zanesville, and not a lot of people know about it. This is a really great way for people to come out, showcase what they have to offer,” said Fortner.
Fortner says he has seen many people walk through and discover the expo.
“A lot of people have been coming up asking what I do. I’ve actually been hearing a lot of other people near me, you know, people asking what they do. Stuff like that. A lot of foot traffic, a lot of people,” Fortner added.
The Small Business Expo ran from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.