Owner / Manager
2004... Conceived a startup business... opened a neighborhood fitness club specially designed for baby boomers. Learning experience: business plan production, business finance, operations, retail pricing, marketing, and cost controls.
2006... My wife and I bought an existing small business, customizing and selling high-end window coverings, sold through homebuilders and interior decorators. Within a year we expanded our marketing with a retail showroom in 2008. But the financial meltdown killed our business and we had to close. Learning experience: business finance, pricing, marketing, and cost controls.
Currently Completing an MBA degree... May 2011