Without fail, at least once a week I’m told how fortunate I am to live, work and run a business in Logan Square. The energy and buzz around Logan Square is intoxicating. To work and live in this neighborhood is a great experience. And it’s becoming more common for more people.
So what is it like to run a business in Logan Square? How do I build a successful business in this rapidly growing community? Here are my top 5 reasons to start your business in Logan Square.
1. Rapid Growth
One of the simplest principles of good business is to immerse your marketing and sales efforts into your target market. Lacking hard statistical data for this micro market, I will convey my personal business experience in Logan Square.
Look at the growth of the ever-popular Logan Square Farmers Market on Sundays—the number of strollers and families in the neighborhood, the rapid growth in premium artisan restaurants and retail stores (which continue to maintain long waiting lines). These are strong indicators that the Logan Square market is growing rapidly and is far from peaking. For these reasons, the opportunity and timing to enter Logan Square with your business is ideal.
2. Supportive Business Community
The strength of a community is defined by the bond between members. In Logan Square, there’s a strong and mutual bond between businesses.
At Distant Village (@DistantVillage), we have the opportunity to connect with almost every business in the neighborhood because we provide everything from printed labels and paper to custom packaging and other supplies. Our unique vantage point has served as a reliable barometer to gauge the depth and quality of business collaboration. We’ve experienced firsthand that clients in Logan Square are both loyal and a lot of fun.
3. Progressive Spirit
Logan Square entrepreneurs are radical, progressive and innovative. These businesses are on the leading edge of each of their respective industries. In fact, many of these businesses are defining the edge and leading the trends. The consumers in Logan Square are the ideal market for progressive, alternative and high-quality products.
4. Artisan Focus
Fine crafted products demand a high level of attention and an unwavering commitment to quality. Prospective business owners seeking a community that supports other members and thrives in an environment of high-quality artisan craftsmanship will enjoy and prosper in Logan Square.
A business with a great idea can only last as long as that great idea remains great. Innovation is essential to the ongoing success of any business. Surrounding yourself with the best of the best will always challenge, invigorate and inspire. With Logan Square’s exciting and seemingly endless flow of revolutionary ideas and new concepts, you and your business are certain to be inspired.
Welcome to Logan Square. Let’s collaborate for success!