(Downtown Victoria Business Association)

As part of the third annual Small Business Month this October, the Downtown Victoria Business Association (DVBA) interviewed numerous downtown business owners. By sharing the stories and experiences of the people behind the businesses that make downtown so vibrant, the DVBA hopes to encourage you to choose small businesses.

Read the DVBA blog to meet some of these amazing community members:

Meet owners Erin and Lea of Violette Boutique!

Located on the beautiful lower Johnson Street, this shop specializes in jewelry, accessories, and home products.

Read about Erin and Lea on the DVBA blog.

Meet the lovely Palma Cafolla of Zingaro Floral Perfumery!

Palma opened this lower Johnson Street boutique to provide Victoria with only the finest handcrafted oils, candles, and curated flowers!

Read about Palma and Zingaro on the DVBA blog.

Meet the owners of Inspire Hair Design, Jordan and Kristi Teyke!


Located on the gorgeous block of Blanshard Street, these two provide downtown Victoria with the finest haircuts and colours!

Read about Jordan, Kristi, and Inspire Hair Design on the DVBA blog.

Meet the power duo behind Design Coast Creative, Caroline and Jessica!


These two co-founders have combined their highly skilled talents to provide downtown Victoria with all its branding, graphic design, web design, and many more services to the public!

Read about Caroline, Jessica, and Design Coast Creative on the DVBA blog.

Meet the skillful owners of Chorizo & Co., Dave and Stephen!


These two talented co-owners joined forces to open this Spanish-inspired eatery with beverages out of this world!

Read about Dave, Stephen, and Chorizo & Co. on the DVBA blog.

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