Remember your teenage years? The endless possibilities, the discovery of identity, and for some of us – our first taste of entrepreneurship. We’re taking a trip down memory lane and inviting our lifelong pal, Fred, along for the journey. A Penn State University graduate and engineer turned businessman, Fred has some fascinating tales to share about his entrepreneurial journey and the unique business he runs with his daughter, Samantha – Green Home Solutions of Tucson.Green Home Solutions of Tucson, experts in indoor air quality, mold testing, remediation and odor mitigation. He has an engineering degree from Penn State University. Fred spent the first 30 plus years of his career working for manufacturing companies, managing operations globally, and spending a significant amount of time in both China and Mexico. He used his entrepreneurial makeup to help take on tough assignments around the globe. After this long career Fred found himself always wanting to be a business owner. Knowing it would take a concerted effort, he asked his daughter to become his business partner in an indoor air quality service for the Tucson market. Fred finds this very rewarding in helping people with their health in addition to running a company. Connect with Fred: Website greenhomesolutions.com/tucson-az/This episode is brought to you by Green Home Solutions in Tucson, Arizona. Call 520-639-6712 or visit greenhomesolutions.com/tucson-az to schedule your air quality services! Isn’t it time for you to breathe cleaner, fresher air?Fred’s switch from a corporate entrepreneur to a business owner is nothing short of inspiring. His company, which focuses on improving indoor air quality and providing green solutions, has grown from strength to strength thanks to his engineering acumen. We delve into the nitty-gritty of how his technical knowledge has proven to be a game-changer, helping him strategize and ensure his business thrives. But, it wasn’t all smooth sailing. Fred shares his experience of starting a business later in life, the risks, the rewards, and his vision for the future. As we dive deeper into Fred’s story, we also explore the challenges of expanding franchises, hiring the right people, and the crucial role of communication and trust within a company. We also discuss the exciting opportunities in air quality careers and how taking risks, even in our later years, can pay off. Amidst all this, we make sure to keep it entertaining with chats around music, golf, and more. So, come join us for an episode filled with insightful stories, valuable lessons, and a whole lot of fun. About Fred H Fisher – ACAC Certified, CRIE: Fred Fisher is the owner of
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