Yesteryears Antiques

Published 9:32 am Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Name of business: Yesteryears Antiques

Street Address: 28210 Southampton Parkway

Phone Number: 636-8997

Operating Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Nature of business: Antiques and collectibles

Owner: Dianne Midyette

Year founded: 2008

Number of employees: Two

How’s business: Good, new people come in all the time, complimenting me on my selection and prices

One thing you wish everyone knew about your business: We sell antique furniture and glass. We also carry heirloom and costume jewelry

Something you offer that a customer won’t find elsewhere: That we’ll go the extra mile to help our clients. If we don’t have it, I’ll find one for you

Advice to young entrepreneurs: Always be honest and look after your customers

Your first job: Waitress

Your role model (in business or in life generally): My grandmother. Always be honest and treat people how you want to be treated

The key to a successful business is: Keeping quality merchandise in stock and don’t overprice your products.