Montgomery Chamber of Commerce

Business Spotlight April 2018

Posted on: March 29, 2018 2:30 pm


Verano is a marketing and communications company serving small businesses across the country. We help businesses create, share, and manage a seamless brand story so your customers know who you are, what you do, and why your business matters

Owner & Managing Director: Claire Krawsczyn

Address: The Space Community Workplace: 945 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242

Phone: 1-513-800-8648



Get to know Claire Krawsczyn, Owner & Managing Director

What is your favorite part of your job?

I love being able to interact with businesses owners and help them bring their business idea to life through great content and beautiful marketing materials. 

What is your key to success?

Surrounding myself with people who are smarter than me and inspire me to find goodness even in the hardest of days.

What is one of your favorite quotes?

“Leave safety behind. Put your body on the line. Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind--even if your voice shakes. When you least expect it, someone may actually listen to what you have to say. Well-aimed slingshots can topple giants.” --Maggie Kuhn

Do you have one short term goal?

Maximize my recent certification as a federally recognized Women Owned Small Business.

What is best advice anyone has given you?

Be your own best advocate.

What is your favorite part about owning a business in Montgomery?

There’s a very strong network of talented business owners in Montgomery, and I think the community is very supportive of one another. It’s great to be a part of that!

What is your favorite part about being a member of the Montgomery Chamber of Commerce?

The chance to interact with businesses big and small. I think the Chamber gives me and my business great exposure to lots of leaders in our community. 

Do you have any pets?

Yes! Avon Barksdale is a chocolate lab and the sweetest pup you'll ever meet.

Where did you grow up?

Do you have any pets?

Yes! Avon Barksdale is a chocolate lab and the sweetest pup you'll ever meet.

Have you read a book recently that you would recommend?

I really enjoyed The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg for a nonfiction read. I also just recently finished Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng, which was a really interesting novel. I recommend them both!

What is your favorite Cincinnati sports team?

Those Redlegs!