Business: Shi Shi Frocks & Frills, LLC
Established: June 2005
Chantal Harkrider operates 'Shi Shi Boutique' - a small clothing Boutique in Lafayette, LA. Shi shi carries a wide selection of cutting edge clothing, shoes and jewelry for young professional women. Shi Shi is a 100% woman-owned LLC. Since inception Shi Shi has grown from a one woman operation to a thriving boutique that now employs 5 employees and is considering expansion.
SBDC assistance provided: Business Plan Preparation, Loan Packaging Assistance, Advertising and Marketing
Success: Created 5 new jobs, Loans Secured: $85,000
Client Quote: “I would have been unable to start my business without the help of LSU SBDC. They were extremely knowledgeable and easy to work with while my business plan and loan package were being developed. Together we came up with the perfect business plan." -Chantal Harkrider, Owner
Shi Shi Frocks & Frills, LLC