Starting a Patriotic Apparel Business with Dean Wegner, USMA ’93

Jul 5, 2020 | USMA

Dean Wegner (USMA ’93) is the founder of Authentically American, an iconic American brand that sells products that are truly American Made. His expertise in the apparel industry, coupled with his passion for America, provided all the incentive he needed to create a brand that aims to set the universally accepted standard for premium American made merchandise while delivering a significant impact on US job creation.

In this episode, Dean and I discuss:

  • His flagship Sweat Tee that celebrates the Army/Navy rivalry
  • The Authentically American podcast that has featured world-class athletes and business leaders
  • His goal to create a $1 Billion brand

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Special thanks to Dean for joining me this week.  Until next time!

-Scott Mackes, USNA ’01

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