Yukiko Sato won the Queens Business Plan Contest and received $1,000 Cash Award to put towards her business TESAGE by Yukiko Sato New York. Tesage.com is based in Long Island City, Queens since August 2000. It’s an online store that specializes in fabric handbags and small purses made from vintage and Japanese KIMONO print influenced fabrics. Yukiko came to United States in 1994 to pursue her American dream. Her American dream comes to reality in a slow economic time.
This First QUEENS BUSINESS PLAN CONTEST was presented by NYC Business Solutions, Queens Center. 63 business were registered and 47 business were submitted for the contest. Then finalists selected were as follows:
- TESAGE by Yukiko Sato New York www.TESAGE.com Long Island City, NY
- Nadia Nour Inc. www.NadiaNour.com Astoria, NY
- IQ Panda Child Care, Inc. Rego Park NY
Asian inspired businesses do well in business plan competitions!