How Dayton region small businesses adapted to survive
1 Jun 2020
After seven years in business Joe and Carol Jones saw their Washington Twp. company’s revenue dry up after Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine in March announced the stay-at-home order for all but essential businesses.
“My wife and I had to make a decision: do we die on the vine or do we pivot and do something different to bring in revenue?” said Jones, co-owner of Incenta Rewards.“We came off three extremely banner years and COVID-19 hit and it was like being smacked in the face by a board.”