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Ellen Bennett, Hedley & Bennett

This EnTREPreneur Makes "Proper Bad Ass Aprons"
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Ellen Bennett is the Founder & CEO of Hedley & Bennett. Based in Los Angeles, Hedley & Bennett produces handmade “Proper Bad Ass Aprons” and workwear. Since the company’s inception five years ago, Hedley & Bennett has exploded into a multi-million dollar business and Bennett and her team have revolutionized the power of kitchen workwear.

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  • Date12/12/2017
  • LocationCalifornia
  • Industry
    • Consumer Products & Manufacturing

Ellen Bennett is the Founder & CEO of Hedley & Bennett. Based in Los Angeles, Hedley & Bennett produces handmade “Proper Bad Ass Aprons” and workwear. Since the company’s inception five years ago, Hedley & Bennett has exploded into a multi-million dollar business and Bennett and her team have revolutionized the power of kitchen workwear.

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"A Willy Wonka Factory"

The Hedley & Bennett factory has a slide, zip line, and two treehouses.

The Customization Wall

Visitors can use the customization wall for inspiration.

The Showroom

Ellen Bennett, CEO of Hedley & Bennett, adjusting an apron on a mannequin.

Where the Magic Happens

Hedley & Bennett’s production takes place right behind the showroom. The sewers receive healthcare and a 401(k) plan.

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