In June of last year Rex Specs co-founders, Aiden and Jesse Emilo, were featured on the postscript of NPR’s How I Built This with Guy Raz. Aiden talks about how the idea for UV-eye protection for their dogs came to be and the scraped together prototype her husband, Jesse, created. Hear more about how they found funding and brought the product to the masses in the below episode (“How I Built That,” the postscript show starts at 32:00).
Last week, over a year later, the Rex Specs team did an update with Guy Raz introducing a new variety of sizes and the continued growth of Rex Specs. Listen to the entire, How I Built That, with Rex Specs co-founder Aiden Emilo here: