Threadless Co-Founder Jake Nickell Shares How He Turned His Passion Into A Business

by Tim Jahn on July 17, 2012

Jake Nickell

Jake Nickell is the co-founder of Threadless, an e-commerce website and t-shirt community that crowdsources t-shirt designs and sells them.  He started the company 12 years ago with his co-founder and $1,000. Threadless is a globally renowned brand today with a giant community of designers and artists.

In the video below from our June Chicago event about turning your passion into a startup, Jake shares his stories and experiences building Threadless into the success story that it is today.

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  • Iconolater

    Great story. Chicago original.