Posted by StreetWise in Vendor Profiles
Where did you grow up?
On the South Side, in Bridgeport. It has changed since then. It used to be a pretty hard neighborhood, but it’s moving around. There is a lot of art and stuff now.
What brought you to StreetWise?
I wanted to sell the magazine, and be my own boss. There is money in being your own boss. so I have been selling since about 2011. I sell it in Park Ridge.
What do you like most about Chicago?
I was born here. I like the tall buildings.
What have you learned from working at StreetWise?
Basically just how to be a good salesman, and how to sell myself. Everyday is a challenge. You make your own bed, and you have to do something, so I sell magazines everyday.
What are your future goals?
To be in a hammock in Hawaii!
What do you do for fun?
I have Latté my dog. I like to relax with her. She keeps me going.
Anything else you want readers to know?
I want to say thank you for your support.