‘Sense Of Identity’: JRC Promotes Storefront Mastery Program To Downtown Businesses – Jamestown Post Journal

by | Nov 25, 2022 | Business

The Jamestown Renaissance Corp. hosted a workshop earlier this month to encourage storefront mastery. Local businesses were encouraged to make improvements that could facilitate growth in the downtown region. Pictured, from left, are Mayor Eddie Sundquist, Urban Core Director Frank Besse and Jaime Izurieta, “The Storefront Guy.”
Submitted photos Earlier this month, JRC hosted a workshop for business owners and stakeholders in the community. The workshop featured Jaime Izurieta, who is known as “The Storefront Guy.”
Urban Core director Frank Besse described Izurieta as an out-of-town professional with extensive experience in the business community who has a “passion” for downtown storefronts and main street businesses.
The JRC’s workshop included a presentation by Izurieta, a discussion with local business leaders and a tour through the downtown region. Besse said the workshop presented an opportunity for local businesses to learn about “best practices,” different ideas for storefront locations, how JRC, the Department of Development and other organizations can support the downtown area and how the community can work together to “create a sense of identity and improve the walkability and connectivity of downtown Jamestown.
As part of the workshop, Izurieta challe …

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