NEWS + RECOGNITIONS
99Degrees' model has been awarded top prizes at leading global business accelerators + competitions.
Our manufacturing model has been featured in the New York Times, Boston Globe, Forbes, NPR, PRI, + MSNBC. We have been recognized as the top prize recipient of MIT's Inclusive Innovation Competition in the Human's and Machines category, as an MIT Solver generating innovative, human-centered, tech-based solutions to Global Challenges, as a Boston Globe Game Changer, a Massachusetts Manufacturer of the year, and an AIM Next Generation Manufacturer of the Year.
Founder, Brenna N. Schneider is an entrepreneur, international speaker, thought leader, and advocate for domestic manufacturing, inclusive innovation, and values-based job creation. Boston Magazine recognized Brenna among their 2014 Power 50: Power of Ideas. Boston Business Journal named Brenna among their 2020 Power 50: Extraordinary Year Extraordinary People.
Response to COVID
Read about our 2020 pivot to make over 2M isolation gowns for the medical community
Read about our model of inclusive innovation + how we use technology for impact.
Manufacturing in Lawrence
Read about manufacturing's impact on Lawrence and its vibrant immigrant workforce.
A Humble Beginning
Read about our launch and our early vision for the future of apparel manufacturing.