A Show about the Entrepreneurial Life

Simon Pearce

Founder, Simon Pearce, Inc.

Simon PearceJessica meets Simon Pearce, a glass blower, potter, and the founder of Simon Pearce, Inc. Simon started blowing glass in Ireland in the 1960s, and he moved the company to Quechee, Vermont in the early 1980s. His products are known around the world for their high quality and practical design. Jessica speaks to Simon about his hands-on approach to turning his craft into a successful business, from scratch.

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