If you are interested in the manufacturing of apparel or retail apparel, continue reading our interview with Steve Weil, owner of Rockmount Ranch Wear Mfg. Co. in Denver, Colorado, USA.
What's your business and who are your customers?
Rockmount is one of the original manufacturer of Western apparel, hats and accessories. We have 3 distribution channels: wholesale to 600 stores around the world, retail in a flagship store in Downtown Denver, and online at rockmount.com. We make western shirts for adults and kids, western felt and straw hats, accessories including belts, buckles, bandanas, blankets and more. We produce based on sales.
Tell us about yourself
I am the 3rd generation of my family to run Rockmount. I enjoy our business because its both creative, actually makes something and has interesting customers.
What's one of the hardest things that comes with being a business owner?
Maintaining production, staffing, property taxes and ongoing issues.
What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?
Being well capitalized is what gets you through the downturns
Where can people find you and your business?
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