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Justin Moore

Founder

Barrel Maker Printing

Justin Moore is the creative force and director of operations for Barrel Maker, an apparel decorator outside of Chicago, IL. Together with his wife Erin, they started Barrel Maker in the living room of their apartment in 2009. Today, their business operates out of a 13,000 square foot facility and services both contract and retail customers nationwide; specializing in eco friendly, retail ready printing and fulfillment.

With a strong dedication to the business he is constantly updating the website, creating new marketing materials both internally and externally and working with the entire team at Barrel Maker to put out high end products at an increased capacity.

Justin created and operates www.liveprinting.com, a unique business model that utilizes print shops across the country to expand their reach. Live printing did over 300 events nationwide in 2019. Him and Erin also teach The Screen Print Experience, an in depth screen printing course since 2012, helping numerous printers start businesses and expand their knowledge of the craft. In 2017, Erin and Justin joined forces with a handful of other printers and Ryan Moor (Ryonet) to found Allmade Apparel, a line of t-shirts that focuses on ethical manufacturing and eco-friendly materials. This collaboration has challenged them to keep Barrel Maker on a sustainable course while they continue to grow.