Fun Fact: I love kayaking and love when friends join me on the water!

Diesha Cooper

Cultivate Advisors – Small Business Advisor


Tell us a bit about yourself:

Diesha is an entrepreneur based in Ephrata, PA. She brings 18 years of small business administration and financial leadership to the Lancaster, PA business community as a business advisor. When she isn’t busy crunching numbers and creating new strategies, you can find her tending a backyard garden or experimenting with sourdough and kombucha in the kitchen. She’s friendly and open minded, so be sure to introduce yourself and have a chat!

What drew you to The Candy  Factory?

The collaborative environment and intentional workspace

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The Candy Factory is a coworking space established in 2010 and located in the heart of Downtown Lancaster PA. We are a community of professionals who have found a new way to work. Coworking and shared workspaces help promote business growth, creative thinking, shared brilliance and collaboration while offering an affordable office solution for small businesses, freelancers, remote workers, and non-profits. 

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Member Spotlight – Mel Cronin

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Member Spotlight – Anna Anderson

Member Spotlight – Anna Anderson

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Member Spotlight – Maria E. Torres

Member Spotlight – Maria E. Torres

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