Joe Bozich, founder, CEO, and chairman of Knights Apparel, will present “Making a Living Making a Difference.”
Bozich launched a garment factory at Alta Gracia, Dominican Republic, which pays its workers a “living wage” – three times the average pay of the country’s apparel workers. Knights Apparel holds exclusive rights with the NBA and NHL.
Bozich has 20 years of extensive manufacturing, sourcing, marketing, and operations experience. He was named Ernst & Young’s 2005 Entrepreneur of the Year for the Illinois Region.