TITLE

Boppy Company founder is the mother of invention

AUTHOR(S)
Torpey, Jodi
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;4/22/2005 Supplement, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on an entrepreneur Susan Brown, founder of Boppy Co. Boppy, the flagship product of the Boppy Co., is an award-winning nursing and infant support pillow. Brown's prototype was the result of necessity being the mother of invention. It continues to be voted one of the top products mothers can't live without. She collateralized her house to get small business loan of $25,000 through the Colorado Enterprise Fund. The nonprofit Colorado Enterprise Fund provides loans to small businesses unable to obtain conventional financing. Brown is also considering licensing the Boppy trademark to manufacture other baby products.
ACCESSION #
16998589

 

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