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Paracord Paul

Paracord Paul
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“Owning a small business means being able to get up every day and do what you love and have a passion for, and at the end of the day looking yourself in the mirror and knowing you’ve ‘done good.’”

It’s been said that, "God helps those who help themselves." To Paul & Judi Pachmayer, that sounded a lot like a business plan. For years, Paul had been a successful business owner, building custom professional radio controlled race boats, and he himself held over 100 speed records. After the economic crash of 2008, Paul was forced to put his business in dry dock. “To supplement our income, Judi suggested we sell the crystal Jewelry she made as a hobby at craft shows,” remembers Paul. “I joined in and sat in the back of the booth making Paracord bracelets I had learned to tie in the Air Force. Before you knew it customers were lining up out of the booth waiting for me to make a custom bracelet for them!”

Everything is made in the USA by Paul (Judi manages the Website and customer service), and they both strongly believe in the quality and service only found in the USA. Paul says, “I tell customers all the time that we do things the “USA Way”-- we have had Veterans Google us as they travel the country and stop by just to shake the hand of “Paracord Paul.” We want to make sure our customers never forget that there are still Mom and Pop Shops in America and that they work hard to earn every customers trust by taking pride in what they make and how they treat everyone who comes their way!”