About

About Shop Athens Ohio

Shop Athens Ohio launched in March 2014 with the intention of simplifying the Athens, OH online shopping experience. Working with our partners, you, the customer are able to purchase products from all your favorite Athens, Ohio spots through one online store. 

All products listed on the website are printed and fulfilled in Athens, Ohio.

About Our Team

John Sammon

Shop Athens Ohio is owned by John Sammon. John has two degrees from Ohio University and has taught there too. John is passionate about all things Athens and was excited to become the owner in June of 2020. While he resides in Cleveland, he is committed to keeping as much of the revenue as possible for the company in Athens, Ohio.

Tristen Phipps

Shop Athens Ohio is managed by Tristen Phipps. Tristen graduated from Ohio University in 2016 and began managing Shop Athens Ohio shortly after graduation. She lived in Athens for 5 years post graduation while operating Shop Athens Ohio and a local bar and restaurant. She is passionate about supporting small businesses and connecting alumni through Shop Athens Ohio's platform. 

We're working feverishly to add partners, so check back often. If there are products you'd like to see on the store, email your ideas to info@shopathensohio.com. We'd love to see you or hear from you!

This One Time In College

Additionally, the Shop Athens Ohio team operates This One Time in College.

Athens Inspired. Athens Made.