Orange County Economic Development

Name of Business:  Synergy FlowArts

Description:  Specialty flow & fire dance prop manufacturer 

Where can your product(s) be found:

What year was your business founded/established? 2010

What made you decide to open your business?  Demand for Firehoops

What makes your business unique?  We are the world’s most notorious firehoop company

What do you wish your local neighbors (potential customers) knew about your business?  That we make, hoops, firehoops, staffs and other dance props, both “regular” and fire styles for performers, artists and normal people too.  Also, that we’re committed to the triple bottom line.  We’re an Orange County Living Wage Employer.

What are your next goals for your business (any exciting expansion plans or new product/services)?  Goals are to actually downsize and reduce overhead to create a more economical, more sustainable operation.

If someone were to give you $100,000 to invest in your business, how would you spend it?  I would hire another employee or two, and a specialist for marketing, and then use the rest to buy a building for operations. 

What do you enjoy most about doing business in Orange County?  The people! The environment / bioregion is awesome! 

Contact Information:             
Owner:            Scott Crews
Address:          2306 Ivey Rd. Chapel Hill 27516
Hours:             varies (we’re most ecommerce, so walk-ins schedule appointments)
Telephone #:   919-724-2059 (Scott’s mobile)