Name: Levon Majesty Whitaker
Business Name: Transformerz Barber Shop, 1440 Whalley Avenue, New Haven.
Year Business was started in New Haven: 2011
Why did you start your own business?
I wanted to control my own destiny.
Why did you choose to start your business in New Haven?
I chose New Haven because it’s where I resided.
What challenges did you have to overcome in starting your business?
My biggest challenge was overcoming and understanding credit.