Bucking the Trend, Zkano’s Gina Locklear Carves Out an Organic Niche for Alabama Socks

Gina-Locklear-Zkano-SocksMeeting entrepreneurs is often inspirational, especially when they fly cheerfully in the face of conventional wisdom.  Gina Locklear launched Zkano socks in 2009 in Fort Payne, Alabama after much of the South’s once-booming textile and apparel production moved off-shore.  Zkano’s story suggests opportunities remain for American manufacturing in an age of global competition.