Success Stories

Amidst a growing call for digital transformation accelerated by the COVID-19 crisis, the ShopHERE program has supported businesses and artists across Ontario with their very own online stores. Find some of our graduate success stories below and see how we help participants succeed online. Learn more about the program here.

Acclaimed Soccer Player Goes Pro With ShopHERE

Massimo Di Ioia turned his passion for soccer into a successful lifestyle clothing brand, and now has the opportunity to sell online. Through becoming an e-commerce business, Di Ioia has the potential to reach soccer-lovers all over the world.

by Joshua Pineda July 29, 2020
E-dacious Joins E-commerce with ShopHERE Powered By Google

E-dacious is a Toronto-based business which manufactures healthy baking premixes that are vegan, gluten-free, and naturally sweetened. They can now be found online with an e-commerce website thanks to her ShopHERE Helper!

by Paige Fernandes July 29, 2020
Using An Ancient Art To Bring Joy To New Customers

Jamie Bennett is one of the many business owners who now has an e-commerce platform to sell her unique ceramics, thanks to the Digital Main Street’s ShopHERE Powered By Google Program.

by Digital Main Street July 29, 2020
Building An Artist's Network In A Digital World

By building and implementing a digital strategy with her ShopHERE Helper Deanna now has the ability to document, showcase, and promote her newest series titled “Through the Looking Glass”.

by Paige Fernandes July 29, 2020
Toronto Designer Tala Kamea Sells Handmade Masks In Response To COVID-19

Tala Kamea applies her background in fashion design to help her community by making handmade masks, which are now available for order through Shopify thanks to the ShopHERE program.

by Sara Reynolds July 29, 2020
ShopHERE Brings Popular Innisfil Cookies Online

The online platform built by Digital Main Street's ShopHERE Program powered by Google helps tell Rose’s story, shares testimonials from several of her followers, promotes legitimacy to her brand, and is an easy-to-navigate shop.

by Morgan Baker July 29, 2020
ShopHERE Brings Authentic Homemade Goods Online

Within a matter of weeks, Laura’s business was live, making 22 & Lou Authentic Preserves more accessible than ever before. Now delicious products, like her smooth and velvety Apple Butter can be drooled over online and delivered right to your door.

by Morgan Baker July 29, 2020

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