Meet the person behind your favorite locally-owned business.

What is your name?
Casey Watson

What’s your hometown?
Farmville, Virginia

What is your business name?
Linden Row Inn

How many years have you managed your business?

What did you want to be as a child?
Olympic Swimmer

What is the most popular item you sell?
Parlour King Suites-Regularly booked for special celebrations such as wedding weekend and honeymoon night, New Years Eve, Valentine’s Day, birthday and anniversary celebrations, and more.

What local business can you not live without?
Parterre, our third party in-house restaurant and Groovin’ Gourmets’, our third party exclusive catering partner.

In what ways has your business changed since COVID-19?
What we’re doing to keep you safe can be found here.

What’s the first thing you do every morning to set the tone for your day?
Read the headlines in the news.

What tool, object, or ritual could you not live without in your workday?
My treadmill/walk pad and elevated desk.

What does the world need more of?
Love and compassion.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
Superhuman strength.

What’s your favorite thing to do in Richmond when you’re not in your business?
Drinks and Dinner with friends at the many wonderful restaurants Richmond has to offer.

What’s your hidden talent?

What was the first concert you ever attended?
Nine Inch Nails at the Richmond Coliseum

Who do you look up to and why?
My Mom, Patsy, as she is a trailblazer and outspoken advocate for those who do not have a voice.

What do you love most about Richmond?
The culture and diversity.