#MerchantSpotlight: Meet Erin Van Buskirk, manager of JAYNE Boutique (122 N Marion) in Downtown Oak Park.

How has the last six months affected JAYNE?
“It was definitely hard to have our doors closed, but luckily we had our online store to keep us going. We are trying to keep positive and taking it all day by day!”

What have you learned as a business manager over the last six months?
“We have such wonderful customers and staff that continue to amaze us with their continued support!”

How can the community help JAYNE thrive in the coming months?
“Continue to shop our awesome downtown Oak Park! Keep shopping local!”

If you didn’t manage a boutique, what would be your dream career?
“I would love to be a photographer for National Geographic!”

Favorite local spot to dine?
“There are so many favorites, but I can’t get enough of Cucina Paradiso.”

Favorite local spot to shop?
“We have so many amazing shops, but I always love to check out what the CarefulPeach has!”

Favorite fun thing to do when you aren’t busy managing your business?
“I love listening to live music!”

Anything else you’d like the community to know?
“Stop by JAYNE anytime to chat, I love meeting new people!”