A Pinellas County teen is “swimming with the massive fish.”
What You Want To Know
- Jackson Moncrief begins fishing attire firm
- He sells T-shirts and different objects on-line and at Bayshore Breeze
- Moncrief’s trainer says the enterprise showcases what it is attempting to show college students
- Moncrief has additionally began a Canadian line
Jackson Moncrieff, 18, has began a fishing attire firm.
Moncrieff stated he is all the time liked fishing however he did not love the worth he was paying for fishing attire, so he determined to create his personal.
“I had a bunch of choices however I wished to seek out one thing that actually spoke to me and one thing I might be obsessed with,” Moncrieff stated.
Utilizing expertise he realized as a scholar at Palm Harbor College Excessive College’s Profession Academy for Enterprise Administration and Administration, Moncrieff created an organization brand and Launch Fishing Attire was born.
“Our catchy little slogan is “Discover Your Launch” which mainly means if you launch a fish, you are discovering your launch however you additionally discover your launch out on the water,” he stated.
Moncrieff sells T-shirts and different objects on-line and at Bayshore Breeze, a retailer close to Honeymoon Island.
He runs the enterprise out of his home.
“After all I need to preserve it increasing, preserve it going,” he stated.
Moncrieff’s trainer, Kevin Schachter, stated the enterprise showcases what they’re attempting to show college students, which is to have an entrepreneurial spirit.
“Jackson is an ideal instance of what we hope our finish end result will likely be with our college students, which is with the ability to take the issues he is realized within the classroom and put them to sensible use to see a constructive end result,” stated Schachter.
Moncrieff hopes to maintain driving his wave of success.
“The sky is the restrict,” he stated. “To get into a giant retail retailer, that may be superior, one thing cool like that, however the sky is the restrict. I am open to new potentialities.
He is created a Canadian line, as properly.