I have always loved to paint, draw, and make things, and took up screen printing as a hobby after coming up with a design I wanted to see on a shirt. After attending a national trade show and learning about the imprinted apparel industry, I realized I could turn my hobby into a business.
Realizing that there were very few companies who were concerned about the environmental and health hazards of the inks and dyes used in daily garments, I decided to start Triple Green to provide consumers with superior quality, printed apparel that raises awareness for environmental sustainability.
I attended Rising Tide Capital’s 12-week Community Business Academy, which helped equip me with the practical knowledge I needed to successfully manage my business.
The CBA has been invaluable to my business, but RTC’s work goes above and beyond that. Whether it is through an invitation to a workshop or connecting me to a business opportunity, RTC staff is always looking out for my business’ success.
They’ve connected me to networking and vending opportunities with other graduates and beyond. They helped us secure a crowd-funded loan through Kiva Zip and valuable one-on-one business coaching.
We wouldn’t have been able to accomplish this much without Rising Tide’s support.
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New Jersey 07306
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Triple Green Custom Print Developers is a family operated screen printing and embroidery shop with one focus: giving our customers the best custom products while respecting the environment and our communities.
Rising Tide Capital Support:
Community Business Academy Graduate Fall 2011
Business Acceleration Services:
• One-on-One Coaching
• Business Acceleration Services
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