A woman, Millennial business owner on operating in the boy’s club of collegiate licensing

By November 15, 2016Uncategorized
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COLUMBUS — A throwback college apparel retailer is moving forward.

I sat down with Amanda Sima, founder of Columbus-based Alma Mater LLC, for a story in this week’s Friday print edition and wrote about her business aspirations for the next year, which include new licenses, products and sales channels.

“In 12 months we’re going to be an eight-figure company,” she told me.

Alma Mater’s sales are in the six-figures today as a designer and wholesaler of vintage-style sweaters and other college…