Every day, John and Mark X. Cronin show what people with differing abilities can do. Not only is he the co-founder of the world’s largest sock store, John’s Crazy Socks, but John also has Down Syndrome. He and his father, Mark, have created a business dedicated to spreading happiness. Their relationship-first approach to sales leaves their customers pleased; their business boasts over 29,000 five star reviews! With multiple charity partners and more than half of their colleagues having differing abilities, the Cronins are champions of equality.
About Your Host
DCA Virtual Business Support President Denise Cagan has been working with small businesses for over 20 years. She has served on the boards of professional organizations such as Business Leaders of Charlotte (BLOC) and the National Association of Women Business Owners Charlotte (NAWBO). Denise is also a graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program, which is a program for small businesses that links learning to action for growth-oriented entrepreneurs.
Denise is recognized as a facilitator, problem solver, and builder. She enjoys speaking to business groups about social media for small businesses and motivating remote and work from home (WFH) teams. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Quality Systems Management from James Madison University. She has extensive experience in helping small businesses grow through outsourcing solutions providing administrative, creative, marketing, and website support.
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