Tessa is the founder and of Lightbox, a company that helps creative entrepreneurs illuminate the dark corners of business. As a self-taught metalsmith, Tessa gained her business experience by founding and running Hattie Rex. With a retail store, 100+ wholesale accounts, 10 years of e-commerce experience, and the representation of other local and regional artists, Tessa has experience in many facets of product-based businesses. Focusing on the 'business' side of creative businesses, Tessa is passionate about data-based decisions, pricing for profit, and effective utilization of the technologies that exist within e-commerce.
Her Den can be found in:
SHE RUNS WITH:
Her fiancé, Sten, and their two pups: a Westie named Sofia and a Catahoula named Garth.
Visiting new places
Overly ambitious recipes
she does not love:
Riding bicycles on the sidewalk
Beating around the bush
WORDS TO LIVE BY:
"Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. The only way to do great work is to love what you do." -- Steve Jobs