When AJ dropped out of Uni to “get fit and start a business within a year” it was hard to tell how things might pan out. As it happens AJ trained hard in the gym, sparred with squaddies and others and, in horse terms “showed a bit of promise”, while he got fitter and leaner and worked his socks off all day and much of the night where he set up screen printing equipment in one spare stable - box 34, and a single head embroidery machine in the old feed room, his “office” space was a corner in mothers office kitchen and his business (www.121workwear.com) spluttered into life with AJ as the only employee. “From little acorns” grow trees.
Now a few years later 121workwear incorporates Equithread and Trust Digital Agency with 25 plus staff based at two locations producing work for some of the country’s biggest and best know brands and blue chip companies. With a young team of driven and hardworking staff they are busy making success fun and the short video they made in less then a an hour at Sun Hill yesterday is well worth watching. Enjoy it- we have