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Mar 9, 2020

A live interview with Mike Davis of the Davis Auto Group from the 2020 Tiffin Agricultural Conference.  
 
In this episode, we talk about:
  • A fire in Fort MacLeod brought Mike’s dad John home to start their entry into the auto business.
  • The dynamic of working in the family business motivated Mike to work hard and...


Feb 7, 2020

In this episode we sit down with Lynn Thacker of LTAC Farms, a specialty crop producer from Bow Island, Alberta

In this episode, we talk about: 

  • Lynn’s business partner and wife Ute Thacker’s impact and role as such an integral part of their operation
  • The evolution of pivot irrigation and how that allowed...


Dec 2, 2019

This episode we sit down with Stuart Johnson; past automotive dealership owner in Brooks Alberta.

In this episode we talk about:

  • Best part of being in business; great customers and friendships with employees
  • Economies of scale: Combining Chevrolet & GM dealerships to fuel growth.
  • HR and personnel issues being the...


Oct 1, 2019

This episode we sit down with Robb Bloos who was one of the founders of the Chatters Hair Salon and Tommy Gun’s Franchises.

In this episode, we talk about:

  • How moving to a wholesale distribution really made things take off.
  • Securing great locations was a key driver of growth
  • Dealing with the changing consumer...