Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Thom Loreman, Owner of Loremans Embroidery Engraving and Screen Printing, located in Keeseville, NY, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

A light manufacturer of decorated products - specializing in screenprint, embroidery, engraving, pad printing, UV Printing, digital printing, and routing.

Tell us about yourself

I am 2nd generation owner and have been here since age 12, 43 Years and counting! I do not need an alarm clock - I love my job! I am up at 4 am every day to tackle any challenge placed in front of us. Seeing your image is an absolute thrill!

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

We have done USA bobsled items, blankets for US Presidents, and many national companies.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Employees- find and retain quality trained staff.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Be consistent. Don't let business be a hobby (only customers suffer) - always want the best - the best products - kill bad things in-house- don't ship them -- ever!

Where can people find you and your business?


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