Connie Beckers, North Minneapolis native owns and operates two exciting Northside ventures, the Goddess of Glass & Friends, a retail shop that features the art of over 85 artists and The Funky Bungalow, a glass studio open for classes. The graduate of Henry Patrick High School took her first glass class in 1995; the Goddess of Glass was born shortly thereafter.
Beckers is a highly skilled award winning stain glass artist; yet, some might also call her a goddess of social marketing. Through Cash Mob Minneapolis on Facebook the Goddess of Glass, Connie Beckers’ Northside retail shop was selected for the March 24th cash mob. Cash mobs are a socially conscience consumer driven marketing phenomenon used to support local businesses with a influx of cash and visibility. Individuals commit to spend $20 at a business on a specific day. Cash Mob Minneapolis has created a Facebook page and allows the public to vote and select where the next cash mob will take place.