27 Million and Counting: George Powell, The Renewed Group

Meet George Powell, the founder and CEO of The Renewed Group, a Dallas-based manufacturer of REUSE Jeans, which are made with 80 percent recycled materials.

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Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the least, and no two entrepreneurial paths are exactly the same, whether they result in fame and fortune or just a few hard knocks.

There are an estimated 27 million small businesses in the United States. And 27 Million and Counting is our attempt to capture as many of these unique, only-in-America success stories as we can. The premise is simple -- we give entrepreneurs 60 seconds to share their stories, in their own words. We hope they will inspire, inform and maybe make you laugh. This is George's story.

Name: George Powell
Company: The Renewed Group
Location: Dallas
Website: www.reusejeans.com
George Powell, The Renewed Group

Tags: 27 Million and Counting, denim, eco-friendly jeans, George Powell, jeans, recycled denim, recycling, Renewed Group, REUSE

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