Meet Your Coordinator — Cathy Payne, Town Council of Parsons Pond!

What’s your name?
Cathy Payne

What Youth Ventures site are you based out of?
Town of Parsons Pond

What are some of your favourite hobbies?
 Reading, learning new skills, hanging out with family, friends and my dogs.

What’s your favourite movie?
Grease

What is your favourite band/artist?
Journey

What is your favourite restaurant?
Swiss Chalet

Do you have any pets?
2 Samoyeds, Bree & Liddy & a tabby cat named Vic and a Tuxedo cat named Axel

What is a fun fact about you?
I love to laugh

What does entrepreneurship mean to you?
Freedom and choices

What is the coolest business you heard of?
There are so many, too many to name just one. 

What are you looking forward to most this summer?

 Reconnecting with previous participants and helping new ones get up and running.

What are some interesting business opportunities you see in your region?
Recycling old items to make new, using local materials to make innovative products.

What do youth in NL need to know about Youth Ventures?
We have so much fun.

What is a piece of advice you have for people of any age who are considering starting a business?
 Don’t be afraid to share your ideas. We are here to help.

How can people get in touch with you if they’d like to talk about starting a business?
Send me a message, an email, or give me a call. I’d love to hear from you! My phone number is 709-660-3583 and my e-mail contact is parsonspond@youthventuresnl.com