January 24, 2017
What they do:
Holiday house decorating and support products.
Decorating houses at Christmas was such a fun job for Jamie Limber that he decided to make it his career.
About the business:
The company markets a complete line of holiday decorating products sold at Home Depot and Target. Sales: $8 Million+.
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How one man turned a college job decorating houses for the holidays into his life’s work.