Editor's note: I met Mindy because we are taking the same class. What does a photojournalist and massage therapist have in common that they would need the same class? Well, we're both starting our own business.
There are about eight of us in Gary Svetz's Small Business Jump Start program. This is the first of what I hope is a series featuring those in the class and other businesses around town.
"Whereever she goes I will follow," said Kruck who joked that moms are Richards biggest clients. Richards does have a lot of mom clients, but also athletes and others who need help feeling better. Over the years she has worked on several athletes including an 11 year-old russian gymnast when she lived in Colorado. She has been working for a few years in Meadville, but is starting venture out to get her own clients and bring her know-how to Franklin.
Last week she opened up her own studio on the second floor of the Liberty Vault building at 1243 Liberty Street, where she is now accepting new clients.
Side note of interest in the businesses supporting business category. Richards uses olive oil that she get downstairs and around the corner at the Olive Vault.
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