Meet Jade, CEO and founder at Ask an Artisan, a company that links artisan designers and makers with their customers, and a hotdesker at DeskLodge House. Jade likes cooking, upcycling and wild swimming!
What does Ask an Artisan do?
Ask an Artisan is a 3-pillar community connecting artisan designer-makers with customers. Comprising of an online artisan market, bespoke commissioning service and bookable workshops.
How long have you been coming to Desklodge?
Since August 2016. I started working as a marketing contractor for a startup that was based in DeskLodge Old Market and have since setup and launched two of my own businesses.
What is your favourite thing about your job?
I love the freedom, flexibility and autonomy of running my own business and getting to meet and work with incredibly inspiring and interesting people.
What is your favourite thing about DeskLodge?
The people - the people that DeskLodge attracts are my kind of people - honest, friendly and fun
What do you do in your spare time?
Experimental cooking, crafting, upcycling and getting out into the countryside (walking, wild swimming and picnicking) as often as possible