Five Questions with Wes Johnson, Founder of Lawson Hammock
College of Textiles alumnus Wes Johnson is in the swing of things as founder of Lawson Hammock. The company is poised to earn $1 million in revenue this year, mostly due to the success of its signature product, the Blue Ridge Camping Hammock, a consistently well-rated and thoughtfully designed tent-hammock hybrid popular with outdoor enthusiasts.
A Foundation for Innovation
NC State empowers Park Scholar – and CEO of her own business – Emily Neville to channel her passion for entrepreneurship.
You Get Out What You Put In
“I didn’t know anything about design as a kid growing up. I didn’t know any designers and didn’t know that design was a career path. […]