Maxine Smith Sterling White attributes her 24 years of owning a successful business in Jamaica to great customer service. White’s business, Kitchen Plus, offers unique items to a fiercely loyal customer base. Don’t be fooled by the name. Her store offers a wide variety of beautiful, out of the ordinary kitchen items, home décor, and gifts. White claims her biggest business challenge is the importation process. She plans to grow her business even further by partnering with her daughter to develop a garden center.
- Maxine Smith Sterling White has owned Kitchen Plus for 24 years located in the White River area of Jamaica.
- Her company sells unique items that are imported from such places as America, Panama, and overseas.
- She believes the keys to success are staying true to your art and providing excellent customer service.
“She believes that even though Jamaica needs more entrepreneurs, people need to be creative with their business ventures.”