Seven creative businesses from across the Pittsburgh region were selected for the 2022 Next Leap Program. 

Closet Rehab

Closet Rehab is a Pittsburgh-based acrylic accessories line – inspired by shapes, textures, and creating maximalist statements for the minimalist closet.

Gregory Scott Williams Jr.

Gregory Scott Williams, Jr., LLC is a boutique media company specializing in documentary film and fine art photography.

JAB Fine Art & Design LLC

Jessica Alpern Brown is a multidisciplinary artist who creates zero waste wall art, light fixtures, and jewelry that use color and pattern to bring unique beauty to everyday spaces.

Naptural Beauty Supply LLC

Naptural Beauty Supply is a one-stop-shop for luxury hair care, body care, and other self-care products that are all-natural, handmade, and vegan.

Old Flame Mending

Old Flame Mending is a Pittsburgh-based sewing service that helps you keep your clothing in your wardrobe and out of the landfill through visible mending, textile repair, and creative problem-solving.

Resident LLC

Resident has DIY sculpture kits to build a stunning geometric sculpture at home. For crafty people, the kits include everything you need to successfully build a Giraffe, Panda, Triceratops, and many other sculptures.

Northern Scents Candle Company

Northern Scents Candle Company creates hand-poured soy candles and other scented items utilizing top quality and natural ingredients.