The jewellery boss who turned $500 into a $1bn business

The jewellery boss who turned $500 into a $1bn business
 

With her husband out of work, a heavily pregnant Kendra Scott knew she had to come up with a way of making some money.
On bed rest at home in Austin, Texas, awaiting the birth of her first child, she started designing jewellery in their spare bedroom.
This was back in 2002, when the then 28-year-old Ms Scott had just $500 (£370) of savings with which to try to get her business up and running.
After her son was born, she decided that they would go out together to try to sell the earrings and other items.
"Once I had created my first collection, I strapped my infant son in a baby carrier... read more

 
11 June 2018 in Business, Views: 71
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