Detroit Startup Scene: Gathering Coffee Co.

Detroit Startup Scene: Gathering Coffee Co.

Business, Enterprise
Tash Moore Tash Moore, entrepreneurial writer and founder of social media agency Catch-313, recently sat down with Emily Steffen, founder of Gathering Coffee Co., a new shop opening in the North End offering community with a side of espresso. Tash Moore: What drew you to the coffee industry? Emily Steffen: The opportunities it presented for me to serve people in a non-traditional way, a way that's more personal. I realized, after my first couple of years in the industry, just how many people find their baristas one of the only forms of consistency in their day-to-day lives. I don't take that responsibility lightly. My job goes far beyond making a product; it's about creating an atmosphere, an experience, and an opportunity to show people they are valued. I also find…
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