YSU Student Turns Side Gig into Business

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Starting a business was never the intended career path of Alexandra “Alex” Galantis, who opened a full-service salon, AG Beauty Salon and Spa on the campus on YSU in April.

“It really wasn’t in my original plan to open a business,” said the 20-year-old, adding “I was going to become a teacher” and do nails on the side.

Galantis, an early childhood education major, has already seen fellow students and some professors stop in for services. She offers a 10 percent discount for YSU faculty and staff.

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