Success Stories

Amidst a growing call for digital transformation accelerated by the COVID-19 crisis, the ShopHERE program has supported businesses and artists across Ontario with their very own online stores. Find some of our graduate success stories below and see how we help participants succeed online. Learn more about the program here.

Serene and Calming Backdrops For Your Home

Krystle Moore is an emerging artist based out of Caledon, Ontario who paints local landscapes, cloudscapes, and florals. ShopHERE has given Krystle the opportunity to share these serene paintings with art collectors around the world.

by Alexis Kelly September 23, 2021
The Soul Painter is in Town

Melissa Jean, owner of Melissa Jean Art, has always exhibited paintings in Kenora, Ontario. Deciding to showcase her art digitally is the most exciting adventure she has ever experienced. She now shares her enchanting artworks with the world.

by Tania Sharmin September 20, 2021
Brownie Connoisseur Shares Passion To Turn Baked Goods Into Art

Self-taught baker from Toronto, Katie Pierre, launches an online store with the help of the ShopHERE Program to share her passion for baking. With her eCommerce store, Katie is able to expand from baking for friends and family to baking for all.

by Brigette Aguilar September 15, 2021
Watercolour Stationery With A Millennial Twist

Naughty Florals is an eCommerce store that combines hand-painted watercolour florals, cheeky sayings, and stationery. Heather Brassington felt overwhelmed starting her own website, but with the help of ShopHERE she was able to make it come to life.

by Alexis Kelly September 13, 2021
Put Your Pet’s Health First With Live Pet Love

Nathalie Casciato aims to bring your pets healthy, natural, and sustainable products to both protect them and their future earth.

by Julia Over September 10, 2021
Take Your Grocery Game To The Next Level

Aisha Mo started Aromatic Gardens to show customers the value of organic products. With her eCommerce store, Aisha is able to share her passion for healthy food with a wider audience and bring her business to the next level.

by Alexis Kelly September 09, 2021
Drawings By Donna Goes Digital

A pandemic hobby turned into an online store! Artist Donna takes her new business to the next level with the help of the ShopHERE team to create a beautiful website to showcase her work.

by Samantha-Rose Martin September 08, 2021
Behind The Artist: When Talent Meets Passion

Art by Ceri, showcases the genius and talent of Ceri Lamplugh. An artist based in Guelph, Ontario, who has been blowing people’s minds for more than 20 years with her art and thanks to the ShopHERE Program has been able to find success online.

by Edgar Melo Santeliz September 02, 2021
Mississauga Entrepreneur Launches Successful Virtual Services Site

Young entrepreneur, Alanis Sanchez from Mississauga, Ontario expanded her new online business, VirtuAlanis with the help of the ShopHERE Program Powered by Google.

by Brigette Aguilar August 31, 2021

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