The Big Questions – Denise Mansur, Ms. Meri Mak Boutique

Ms. Meri Mak is an Art Fashion boutique carrying European and Canadian designers ranging from sizes small to 3X. Ms. Meri Mak is Black owned and women led.

You can find Ms. Meri Mak on their website and on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Q: When was the moment you first knew you were meant to be an entrepreneur?

I don’t really have a moment, it was a series of events that led me into entrepreneurship.  I wanted to create a safe space of expression art and fashion.

Q: What is the biggest challenge you have faced starting your business?

Scaling financially and finding vendors that align with my brand.

Q: What is the biggest “win” you have experienced as an entrepreneur?

Transitioning from online to a storefront.

Q: What is the most important piece of advice you would give to others who are starting their own

Trust your gut and be aligned with your values.