Help Small Businesses During “Burg Buys Local Week”

Local St. Pete shops need our help. September is a notoriously slow month for small business, and Hurricane Irma has cost owners thousands of dollars due to damages, power outages and spoilage. During the “Burg Buys Local Week,” you can help small businesses by eating, shopping and playing locally.

Written by Dexter Fabian

Dexter Fabian is the co-founder of I Love the Burg and That's So Tampa. A graphic designer by trade, Dexter relocated to the U.S. from Manila, Philippines in 2003 and moved to St. Petersburg, Florida in 2006 where he's been witness to Tampa Bay's explosion to become one of the hottest regions in the nation. In 2009, he helps developed the brand for I Love the Burg and in 2014 developed the branding for That's So Tampa and has been a regular contributor to both ever since.