We had the good fortune of connecting with Tiffany Townsend and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Tiffany, is your business focused on helping the community? If so, how?
The global pandemic created increase in online sales. Ecommerce businesses grew over 34%. Established brick and mortar Stores were forced to close their doors unexpectedly. There was a need for a full-service fulfillment center. With new business creation quickly, people lacked the knowledge of the packing and shipping industry.
We took the opportunities to serve and educate small business owners in the product fulfillment and shipping areas helped birth Ship Black; Businesses Learning And Collaborating for Knowledge. Since then, I’ve also created a non-profit to serve my community; Pack-N-Pour, an organization for teens and young adults on the autism spectrum to learn job skills and become employable. Today she serves several e-commerce businesses in the Houston area allowing them scalability and growth.
Alright, so for those in our community who might not be familiar with your business, can you tell us more?
I had a 20yr tenure with United States Postal Service, I initially served as a window distribution clerk before being promoted to interim supervisor, then assumed the role as postmaster.
“I’ve seen the postal process from being to end. I specialized in strategic planning, leadership, and community service as a postmaster. Thes skills aloow me to provide a unique shipping and consultation service to my clients
Any places to eat or things to do that you can share with our readers? If they have a friend visiting town, what are some spots they could take them to?
The Woodland Resort, Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant, Woodlands Mall for Shopping Post Oak Hotel, Louge, spa, good food
Gracie for brunch
ION for networking
Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
Fort Bend ISD Transition department, Kim Roxie our 1st Product fulfillment client who is a trailblazer in the Houston business world.
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