Biibi and Jd's Barbershop Grand Opening on 09/17/2020 - Small business opens in times of COVID-19

Biibi and Jd's Barbershop Grand Opening on 09/17/2020 - Small business opens in times of COVID-19 in Woodside on Thursday, September 17, 2020
Biibi and Jd's Barbershop Grand Opening on 09/17/2020 - Small business opens in times of COVID-19 in Woodside on Thursday, September 17, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020, 1400 - 1800
We are an all-inclusive business, one stop feel-good solution for all your hygienic needs. From stylish haircuts, shampoo and dry, to hot towel straight razor shaves, beard and mustache trims, eyebrow threading, and free face/shoulder massages, We are dedicated to serving your every need. Our mission is to create the ultimate grooming experience for our clients, prioritizing customer satisfaction and attention to detail within a modern-rustic industrial environment that will blow you away.

Bibi and Jd's Barbershop was founded in July 2020 by owners Jose Campos and Esmerlin Ramirez. Funded with their life's savings and loans from friends and family, the project comes to life in times of COVID-19 and is born from the owners strong desire to contribute to the local community's economic recovery efforts in Woodside Queens. Our mission to change the barbershop culture fostering an environment that is welcoming to a diverse crowd inclusive of age, race, gender identity and sexual orientation. At Bibi and Jd's Barbershop, we understand what it's like to feel uncomfortable walking into a place of service for the first time and not be greeted or acknowledged. Having experienced these behaviors first hand as customer, now as business owners, we are determined to change the culture for the better, adopting an inclusive customer-centric approach where the customer experience is our number one priority. Furthermore, we are committed to creating a place where everyone, regardless of who they are, what they look like and where they come from, are made to feel welcomed and appreciated. We hope our message resonates with you and can stop by and visit us.

Special invitations to participate and deliver speeches at this special event were extended to VIP city officials who have expressed support to the new business owners. Sharon Lee, an American Democratic politician from New York City who since January 2020 has served as the President of Queens Borough, has tentatively accepted event invitation, Jimmy G. Van Bramer who is Deputy Leader of the New York City Council, and the Council Member for the 26th District, which includes Astoria, Long Island City, Sunnyside, and Woodside in Queens, confirmed his attendance and will deliver a speech. An invitation was also sent to Brian Barnwell, an American lawyer and politician, currently serving as a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. Since January 2017, he has represented Assembly District 30 in Queens; that includes Maspeth, Woodside, Middle Village, and portions of Astoria, Sunnyside, Elmhurst, Rego Park and Long Island City, has also tentatively accepted event invitation. Also invited to this event is Steven Raga, who is currently Chief of Staff for NY State Assembly member Brian Barnwell, as well as a Board Member of Queens Community Board 2 and a NY State Advisory Committee Member for the US Federal Commission on Civil Rights appointed under President Obama has also tentatively accepted. The other city official invited to participate is Catherine T. Nolan, an American politician who serves as the Deputy Speaker of the New York State Assembly. Nolan represents the 37th Assembly District, which includes the Queens neighborhoods of Sunnyside, Ridgewood, Astoria, Woodside, Long Island City, Maspeth, Queensbridge, Ravenswood, Dutch Kills and Blissville, her office has also tentatively accepted the invitation to attend, and last but not least, we invited Thomas Grech, President and CEO of Queens Chamber of Commerce and his team who accepted the invitation and extended support with the event! The Queens Chamber of Commerce will bring to the event the famous giant scissors and the ribbon to officiate the ceremony.

Stop by and celebrate with us the grand opening of our pride and joy. There will be live musical entertainment, beats by DJ Flores, refreshments and hors d'oeuvres. You will also have an opportunity to network with the city officials representing your community, local business partners and the new young business owners of the shop.
Starting Price Per Person
Free
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Where
Bibi and Jd's Barbershop
6325 Roosevelt Avenue
Woodside New York 11377
United States
( Multi-Purpose Events Venue )

                 
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