Business owners will speak at FHSU
Special to The Hays Daily News
Tammy McClellan, founder and owner of Simply Charmed in downtown Hays, and Dylan Bathurst, founder of Rumgr, a smartphone buying and selling service, will share insights about creating innovative businesses as part of a speaker series at Fort Hays State University.
McClellan and Bathurst will provide experiences in a presentation from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Feb. 12 in the Eagle Communications Hall of Robbins Center at FHSU. Attendance is open to the campus community and the public free of charge.
McClellan founded Simply Charmed in her home in 2001. It provides customers a wide variety of women's clothes, jewelry and accessories.
Bathurst started Rumgr through involvement in a "Start-up Weekend" in Las Vegas while working for Zappos. Rumgr is a smartphone application that makes selling garage-sale-type items quick and easy. Rumgr has received investments from such luminaries as Tony Hsieh, Fred Mossler and Arun Rajan, as well as Andrew Donner of Resort Gaming Group.