DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – Monday, Celebrity’s Magnificence Offer Wigs & Accessories has its gentle opening for an growth of their business enterprise and some new additions.
The owners have now moved to a even larger splendor source location, opening a new smoothie bar and youth middle, all in 1 making.
There’s a ton of record guiding the new spot they are growing into.
“I grew up suitable across the street, that’s where I grew up as a child,” mentioned proprietor Lonnie Westerfield.
Westerfield is a Quad Cities indigenous, who says he grew up seeing the earlier operator, Clyde Mayfield.
Does the name ring a bell? Nicely, several locals knew Mayfield as a notable chief in the community.
He was a former Davenport University Board member, Davenport firefighter, Civil Rights leader and as Westerfield understood him, a great businessman.
Right before Mayfield handed 2 decades back, Westerfield states in numerous methods he was a mentor.
“We had a terrific connection, we use to go to cafe auctions together, and we were being sitting down out there and he told me a thing, he stated you are heading to want a greater area,” mentioned Westerfield.
The Harrison locale is now their third and largest transfer.
“We acquired this constructing not being aware of that he explained I’ll have to have a larger position and I’ll be purchasing a spot of his.
Leaving at the rear of Brady Street to new enterprise ventures on Harrison Street.
“And correct in this article this site right here is heading to be our smoothie and juice bar. So we’re applying really a couple of issues with each other, bringing people today from all natures and if you really do not want a wig you may want a smoothie,” said Westerfield.
“This is the most critical section of the constructing, this is the induce of all triggers, to create our group up, so we acquired a basketball method right here termed the Lonnie Rays Academy,” explained Westerfield.
It is also likely to be an academy exactly where kids can arrive to establish money literacy in business, getting residences and each day life.
“This is what’s going to help us establish our local community, this is what’s likely to enable our little ones in the group much better. Right throughout the road they shut down a college and we like to say, we’ll occur across the street, we’ll open up 1 up,” mentioned Westerfield.
Celebrity’s Attractiveness Supply Wigs and Equipment, Stay Woke Smoothies Juice Bar and Lonnie Rays Academy have their tender opening Monday.
The grand opening and ribbon cutting opens to the community on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
There will also be two Black Excellence awards currently being presented out at the smooth opening at 6 p.m. Monday.
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