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Total loan: $6,000


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Chattanooga, TN, United States / Retail

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A loan helped purchase inventory (records, merchandise & turntables) that we can use to grow our online business.

Ben's story

My name is Ben VanderHart. I'm a musician, a bandleader, a composer, a record producer, an entrepreneur, and the Founder & Creative Director of Yellow Racket Records. After working in the logistics industry for 8 years, I took an employee survey that asked, “Do you have the opportunity to do what you do best every day?” For me, the answer was no - so, after 3 years in operations and 5 years in sales & marketing, I decided to transfer my business experience to starting my own record label. And now we're planning to open a record store in our beautiful hometown of Chattanooga, TN. Which means that today, I'm doing exactly what I do best: sharing my passion for music.