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Joy Opfer: Woman Entrepreneur Turns Steel into Eco-Jewelry

The San Francisco businesswoman left her internet job to return to her steel industry roots and hand craft eco-jewelry, now worn by top celebrities.

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I was very naïve actually when I started my business ... I had no idea how much I didn’t know.
— Joy Opfer

  • Joy Opfer
  • Kyler by Joy O
  • Jewelry and Accessories
  • 2008
  • 1
  • $13,000
  • www.kylerdesigns.com
  • U.S.

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  1. Audra

    Fantastic story! Karin you should put us all together.
    We should have a conference call!
    Kudos to you!!

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