Entrepreneur Scott Loeser wants to leave his mark with Marked Leather

By John Reinan

Looking for a Christmas gift that will do some good? A Minneapolis entrepreneur is donating profits from sales on Monday to the social services organization that helped him gain the skills to start a leather goods business.

Scott Loeser was a product developer for Gander Mountain when he was laid off during the Great Recession. After several years of unemployment and underemployment, he was able to enroll in a Dunwoody College of Technology program that teaches skills in working with leather and fabric: the so-called “cut and sew” industry.

Read full article: http://www.minnpost.com/business/2013/12/entrepreneur-scott-loeser-wants-leave-his-mark-marked-leather

 


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