“The addition of a retail shop with bird supplies is a perfect match for the West 5 community. It encourages residents of the community to embrace and learn about different bird species, especially with so many opportunities to connect with nature in the nearby Warbler and Kains Woods.”
Congratulations! You’ve opened your new retail business in West 5. What drew you to bring your business in this community?
“Since Sifton started building West 5 over 5 years ago, I was drawn in by their desire to have a positive impact on the environment. West 5 is focused on nature, sustainability and reducing the communities’ overall carbon footprint, which makes it a very attractive place to live. Their vision of bringing people together really drew me in to the idea of opening a store in West 5.”
Can you describe your experience in designing and building your business here in West 5?
“Starting with the first meeting I had with Joanna Campbell and Laura Taylor, I was very impressed at how well they were able to understand the vision I had for my store. Every meeting was a pleasure as we talked through the different plans of construction. They made sure to communicate with me regularly, while always giving me the opportunity to provide my input, which I appreciated. I would highly recommend working with Sifton to open a new business location.”
How do you feel your expertise in your area of business will add value to West 5 as you grow to be a larger community partner?
“The addition of a retail shop with bird supplies is a perfect match for the West 5 community. It encourages residents of the community to embrace and learn about different bird species, especially with so many opportunities to connect with nature in the nearby Warbler and Kains Woods. We all need to take extra care of our birds and wildlife as they provide such important benefits – such as eating insects, dispersing seeds, and pollinating plants.”
Business decisions are often made using a mix of factors that are based on trust. In choosing West 5 for your business, how has Sifton supported you in establishing a trusting relationship?
“Everyone at Sifton has made sure that from the start of my new venture, any question – big or small – would be answered quickly and accurately. Each person I’ve worked with had a specialized area which is important when it comes to any construction project. This made the whole experience easy and stress free and which established a very trusting relationship.”
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