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Maryland ranks No. 2 in nation for successful minority entrepreneurs, study says

June 28, 2023
Small business owners using laptop in restaurant

Jasmine Norton has spent the past few months preparing to open The Urban Oyster, her sit-down restaurant, in Hampden in late summer. Norton has relocated, scaled her business and adjusted concepts about a half-dozen times since beginning the Urban Oyster concept almost seven years ago. Believed to be the only Black woman in the state to own a brick-and-mortar, oyster-themed restaurant, Norton cited living in Maryland as one of the reasons she has been able to pivot and succeed.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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