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10 Fast-Growing Midwest Companies That Are Reshaping Flyover Country
October 3, 2016
The Midwest's labor force has grown 1.7 percent since 2015--higher than the national 1.2 percent growth, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. This year's top 10 Midwest-based honorees have contributed more than 500 new jobs to the tally...
Hoosier Businesses Ranked Nationally For Growth
Inside INdiana Business
August 17, 2016
NEW YORK - An annual list that spotlights the country's fastest-growing private companies includes 72 businesses based in Indiana. The Inc. 5000 ranks companies based on their percentage of growth over the last three years...
eLuxurySupply.com Bringing Jobs Back to Evansville
February 4, 2016
EVANSVILLE, INDIANA -- It started with a problem. Marine Corps veteran Paul Saunders was looking for fine bedsheets to give his wife as an anniversary present in 2009. "You know, I spent probably a little more than I should to impress my wife," he said. "The product didn't necessarily meet expectations."...
Manufacturing, e-Commerce Marriage Brings Growth
Inside INdiana Business
February 3, 2016
A tech company that is expanding and adding jobs in Evansville says it is finding success in pairing two industries that don't often work together. eLuxurySupply.com founder Paul Saunders says most e-commerce companies would not jump into manufacturing, and many manufacturing businesses "have not figured out e-commerce."
Evansville-based e-tailer details expansion plans
Courier & Press
February 3, 2016
On Thursday, state and local officials joined eLuxurySupply.com to announce the company's expansion plans. It aims to invest more than $5 million in its Kotter Avenue headquarters and create as much as 104 new jobs by 2020. The company now has about 55 employees.
Entrepenuer of the Year, 2014 - Paul Saunders, CEO
Southwest Indiana Chamber of Commerce
September 16, 2014
Paul Saunders, founder of exceptionalsheets.com, was named recipient of the 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year award. Saunders, an Evansville native and former U.S. Marine Corps Officer, launched the company in late 2009.
Open for Business
Evansville Business Magazine
August 8, 2013
Big business doesn’t happen overnight. Start-ups begin small, take time, and require both time and monetary investments, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to be a successful entrepreneur. The first step is romancing your way out of the grandeur of owning your own business and being your own boss. Like putting down $50 on red and the ball landing on green, it’s not a 50-50 deal, but...
Evansville Business Journal Interview: Paul Saunders
Evansville Courier & Press
December 3, 2012
The Evansville Courier & Press did an interview in December 2012 that was published in the Evansville Business Journal Magazine. In this interview, Mr. Saunders talks about his journey from a cushy corporate job to running an online eCommerce business out of his garage. He also provides advice to up and coming entrepreneurs looking to start an eCommerce business.
Officer Success Story
G.I. Jobs Magazine
September 1, 2012
Former Marine officer gives up a good corporate job to start his own online bed linen business.
Paul Saunders’ business career resulted from a botched anniversary gift for his wife. He wanted to get her something special and decided on elegant, luxurious and expensive Egyptiancotton bed...
Entrepenuer Interview: Paul Saunders
August 8, 2012
BusinessInfoGuide.com did this interview with Paul Saunders, Owner of eLuxurySupply (ExceptionalSheets at the time) in 2012. This was right around the time that Paul had quit his corporate job and started doing eLuxurySupply full-time. This interview gives a great view into the business in it's infancy and provides a great scope for how much eLuxurySupply has grown since 2012.