Check Her Out: Carrie Wurzelbacher with JeanItUp!

What exactly is your business? JeanItUp is a business that puts together kits for kids to select that comes with either a pair of jeans or a backpack which they can decorate with the kits.

How did you come up with your business idea? I came up with the idea because as a kid I used to decorate my own clothing and I wanted to bring that creativity back into kids fashion.

How did you find out about Aviatra? I was told about it by a small business mentor

What is your inspiration? JeanItUp wants fashion and art to come together to allow each individual to express themselves in a unique personal way.

What has been your biggest accomplishment with your business so far? Having the courage to get it started!

What was the most valuable thing you’ve gained from your experience with Aviatra? Simply having a network of people to reach out to for needs and questions has been incredibly helpful.

What has been the biggest challenge you’ve faced while working to start your business? Currently I am trying to find funding fr my business to really gt the idea launched and growing.

Where do you hope to be in 5 years? I hope my company will have locations in all fifty states!

Any advice for future Aviatras? Be your own champion, if you have a great idea, make sure everyone knows about it!