Article: Small Business Spotlight

Meet small business owners finding success in their endeavors, who tell us all about the challenges they’ve overcome, the plans they’re making for their future, and the advice they have for other business owners. This regular series explores what it means to be a successful small business, and how others can apply that to their own work in order to find success.​

  • PayPal’s small business solutions have helped create seamless experiences for customers both online and in-person.

    April 24, 2024

    Read with Carylee

  • How an award-winning children’s author leveraged PayPal to connect with her customers both in-person and online.

    March 12, 2024

    Read with Carylee

  • Win Win Coffee co-founders are leveraging PayPal to help amplify their voice and drive e-commerce sales.

    Feb 13, 2024


  • Plant Addicts co-founders leveraged PayPal to help build trust with customers as they grew their side-hustle into a growing business.

    Jan 11, 2024


  • Leveraging PayPal Working Capital, welovejam has grown from a hobby to an established, nearly two decade-long business.

    September 22, 2023


  • How one small business owner relies on PayPal to keep her transactions secure and efficient across all arms of her business.

    Aug 17, 2023

    Soup & Hustle

  • How one small business turned to Tap to Pay with Venmo to grow its customer base.

    July 27, 2023

    Magical Box Bakery

  • Oklahoma chef used PayPal to help shake up his business

    May 25, 2023


  • We spoke with the owners of L’Amourette to learn how PayPal Zettle is enabling better payment experiences for their customers.

    May 17, 2023


  • We spoke with Bacary Diatta, the founder of Kassumay, to learn how PayPal is helping his business grow.

    April 27, 2023

    Don Dodds, M16 Marketing

  • We spoke with Tiffini Gatlin, the founder of Latched & Hooked, to learn how PayPal is helping her business grow.

    March 15, 2023

    Don Dodds, M16 Marketing

  • We spoke with Atlanta-based business owner Don Dodds to learn how PayPal is helping his business grow.

    Feb 21, 2023

    Don Dodds, M16 Marketing

  • We spoke with the founders of Big Red’s Hot Sauce to learn how PayPal is helping their business grow.

    Dec 13, 2022

    Tasia and Paul Ford

  • We spoke with Dabble and Dollop founder Stephanie Leshney to learn how PayPal is helping her business grow.

    November 22, 2022

    Dabble and Dollop

  • We spoke with Juan Carlos Leal, professional soccer player turned small business owner, to learn how he overcame pandemic-related challenges and expanded his business.

    Oct 26, 2022

    Culture Cutz

  • Aguas Locas founder Pablo Murillo shares the story and inspiration behind his business, as well as what Hispanic Heritage Month means to him.

    September 15, 2022

    Aguas Locas

  • We spoke with Baby Jack & Company Founder Kelley Legler to learn how PayPal has helped her business grow and what advice she has for other entrepreneurs.

    Aug 29, 2022

    Travel + Leisure

  • We spoke with Everyday California co-founder Chris Lynch to learn how PayPal has helped his business grow and what advice he has for other entrepreneurs.

    Jul 20, 2022

    Everyday California

  • CEO and Founder Cathryn Lavery turned her passion project into a multi-million-dollar business.

    June 29, 2022

    Cathryn Lavery

  • Kiramoon founder Lindsey Martin shares her tips on how to leverage social media to engage with customers, how she is managing through the supply chain issues, and how she is giving back.

    May 4, 2022

    Lindsey Martin

  • United by Blue is a Philadelphia-based B Corp apparel brand that prioritizes sustainable materials and ethical manufacturing to lead the charge toward better business practices.

    April 22, 2022

    United by Blue