Entrepreneurs, Jim Reese and Neil Jennings, have worked hard to bring quality to downtown Sarasota. Evidence of this is noted in the three businesses they own.
Salon 41 is a full-service beauty environment located at 41 South Palm Avenue in downtown Sarasota. Pick from their many services: Hair Styling, Skin Care, Retexturizing, Make Up, Nails, Waxing – they do it all! Salon hours are 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., after hours by appointment. Phone number is 941-906-9468.
Downtown Sarasota’s premier bodega is Palm Avenue Express, 43 South Palm Avenue, located next to Salon 41. The shop opened in June of 2014 and is a welcome addition to downtown residents and visitors with their vast selection of items for sale: Lottery, beer/wine, snacks, candy, bread, dairy items, cleaning products, and much, much more! Hours of the shop are Monday-Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; phone number is 941-906-9469.
Fast forward 3 years and this dynamic duo opens a much needed bodega in the Rosemary District on December 15, 2017, offering Lottery, beer/wine, snacks, candy, bread, dairy items, cleaning products, delicious salads and sandwiches, health and beauty aids, a little hardware, great greeting card line, really good coffee, pet supplies, fresh daily pastries, beach “stuff” and some packaged foods. Central Express is located at 580 Central Avenue, at the corner of Blvd. of the Arts and Central Avenue. Hours are Monday-Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; phone number is 941-217-6415.
Did I mention big, big Lottery winners?!?!?!
Photos from Jim Reese and Neil Jennings and their business FB pages.