April 13, 2024

Who said that?

Florida's quote of the day

| 2/22/2024

"I’m already hidden inside a gas station, so when they do find me I want to have something unique for them."

-- Donna Fang

“A dream has to start somewhere,” Donna Fang wrote in response to a Google review.

For Fang, that dream starts in a gas station.

Her small operation, Lan’s Kitchen, opened in a small stall at a Marathon in September and is the hospitality veteran’s entrepreneurial debut.

Fang has spent her life working in the family businesses, food-centric all: From her Korean-born father’s dumpling and noodle shop in her mother’s native Taiwan to her brother’s operation, Yumi Asian, a popular spot in adjacent Avalon Park, where she has been working since it opened in 2019.

Read more at the Orlando Sentinel

Florida Business News

Florida News Releases

Florida Trend Video Pick

Alligator spottings ramp up as mating season gets underway
Alligator spottings ramp up as mating season gets underway

Florida wildlife officials say residents and visitors should expect to see gators at an increasing rate as mating season ramps up.


Video Picks | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Do you think recreational marijuana should be legal in Florida?

  • Yes, I'm in favor of legalizing marijuana
  • Absolutely not
  • I'm on the fence
  • Other (share thoughts in the comment section below)

See Results

Florida Trend Media Company
490 1st Ave S
St Petersburg, FL 33701

© Copyright 2024 Trend Magazines Inc. All rights reserved.