“Around Town” with 904 Junk Removal and Basket Life
Every week, our host Tiffany Howard speaks to members of the Orange Park community who make a difference on Around Town. Today Tiffany and Steve spoke to Zach DeCristofaro at 904 Junk Removal and Dana Heisler at Basket Life.
Basket Life is a locally based company that delivers baskets to residents of new communities filled with relative information about local businesses, nonprofits, etc. Further information can be found at https://www.facebook.com/basketlifellc/. .
How do you define success ?: I define success when you are able to find your passion, create career and income while maintaining a balance with family life.
What is unique about your company ?: We deliver baskets to new homeowners. Best of all, we can employ disabled adults through Challenge Enterprises.
What was the biggest obstacle you faced in your business ?: Starting a new company during Covid.
Where is your favorite place to dine in Orange Park ?: V pizza
The biggest change in marketing I see in the next 5 years is ?: People come back in person and do business locally.
Finish this sentence: The best part about being in Orange Park is ……: Small town feeling with access to the big city.
904 Junk Removal is a local garbage disposal company that employs veterans. They strive to recycle 60% of the trash they remove. For more information, please visit https://www.904junkremoval.com.
How do you define success ?: Success at 904 Junk Removal means employing veterans, serving our local community, and helping the environment
What is unique about your company ?:
1. Veteran owned and operated
2. We strive to reuse or recycle 60% of everything we transport
3. We are punctual, professional and affordable
What was the biggest obstacle you faced in your business ?: Break into the industry debt free and create awareness of why we are different from every other junk disposal company
Where is your favorite place to dine in Orange Park ?: The Pablanitos
The biggest change in marketing I see in the next 5 years is ?: The transition from traditional paper, television and poster marketing to faster, more direct and social media-based labeling for consumers.
Finish this sentence: The best part about being in Orange Park is ……: It’s a great place to build a family and a business while living in a community that values individual freedoms