After years of working with Detroit small businesses, Jessica Bondalapati launched her own company Lady Bondo, a value-driven consultant dedicated to the growth of small business owners, non-profits, community organizations, and individuals with big ideas. As a consultant, Lady Bondo provides a unique and customized approach to each client by understanding their individual needs and working on a solution that everyone feels confidant in executing.
In 2015, Jessica was named a Next City Network Urban Innovator and an American Express and Ashoka Changemakers Emerging Innovator for her work with Build Institute, an entrepreneurship training and support program. Outside of consulting, Jessica co-owns a photo booth company with her sister-in-law called Bondo Booth, specializing in engaging and imaginative photo booth experiences.
Jessica lives in Detroit's University District with her husband and black cats.