Entrepreneurs launch online campaign to turn Humble coffee business into reality

ByJennifer Summer, The Humble Observer KTRK logo
Sunday, October 4, 2015

Jon McConnell and Shane Holmes have worked for months to demo the building where Treadwell Coffee is set to be located and recently kicked off a Kickstarter crowd-funding website to raise funds for the build out.
The building where Treadwell Coffee is set to be located

HUMBLE, TX (KTRK) -- Inspired by coffee shops around downtown Houston, Humble native Jon McConnell, and friend, Shane Holmes, wanted to bring that same idea to the downtown Humble area in an effort to rejuvenate the area.

But they needed the perfect location to launch their idea.

"I have been in search for a building in the Humble area for a long time where we could start a restaurant or a coffee shop," McConnell said. "Ever since I can remember, I've dreamed of opening up a coffee shop.

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