Meet Our Clients: Vita

Vita is a boutique fitness studio specializing in yoga, pilates, and barre.  They offer classes that range from gentle to power to intense cardio. Vita is a great place to pursue your fitness goals and build community.   Katy Winter opened Vita in 2017 after changing careers.  “I was working in finance, but I knew…

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Resource for your business: Coworking

Coworking can be a viable alternative to dedicated brick and mortar space for some entrepreneurs.  In the Bay Area and beyond, coworking as a model continues to grow, becoming more customized and accessible more more small business owners.  Especially for new businesses, online businesses, consultants, and other service businesses, office space might be a large…

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Meet Our Clients: Wholesome Bakery

Wholesome Bakery is an organic, sustainable bakery offering delicious options to serve nearly every dietary restriction: gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, soy-free, trans fat-free, low glycemic, and more!  Their ingredients are thoughtfully sourced and locally produced. You can purchase Wholesome Bakery products at their bakery, as well as in many grocery stores! In addition to baked goods,…

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Protecting Intellectual Property: A Guide for Entrepreneurs

This post was written by Jackie Zimmermann and originally appeared on NerdWallet on September 5, 2017.  It is reposted here with permission. If you’re a small-business owner looking to profit from your invention or artistic work, you should learn to protect your intellectual property ASAP. What is intellectual property? Intellectual property is any invention or…

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Resource for your business: Alliance for Community Development

The Bay Area boasts many great resources to help small business who are looking to start or grow.  Main Street Launch is a proud member of the Bay Area Entrepreneurship Alliance, convened by the Alliance for Community Development.   The Alliance for Community Development is a nonprofit dedicated to increasing access to capital for underrepresented…

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