Family Works Volume 1 - Inspiring Profiles of Family Business - Hosted by Wade Myers
Family businesses are among the most enjoyable and fascinating entrepreneurial endeavors to observe. Built with a pioneering spirit and the lively dynamics of family relationships, the stories of families that work together provide a fun and unique view of family life. The Family Works Series is a captivating blend of entertainment, inspiration, and practical business instruction that features business profiles from a variety of family enterprises. Hosted by Harvard MBA and serial entrepreneur Wade Myers, Family Works features expert analysis into the day-to-day business lives of enterprising families and the unique challenges they face. This series entertains, inspires and encourages both aspiring and current entrepreneurs - or those that simply enjoy the blessing of families working together. Volume One of this inspiring DVD series features family profiles for Cook's Pest Control and Holden Coal. Cook's Pest Control, a fourth generation family business, is the seventh largest pest control company in the U.S., with over 1,300 employees. Holden Coal is a New York-based business working in the emerging energies market, running a unique operation of selling coal and servicing and selling coal burning stoves. Both companies are family run with multiple generations serving in the day-to-day business operations.