A collection of 22 posts
Welcome to the Owner Operated newsletter. In this week's show, I spoke with Artem Lopatchenko, CPA, owner of AdvantaClean of Cary-Apex, co-owner of Ace Handyman Services of the Greater Triangle and Johnston County areas, real estate investor, and adjunct professor of accounting at Western Connecticut State University. Artem is raising
In this week's show, I spoke with Alex Mihajlov and Trevor Chambers. Alex and Trevor are wealth advisors at Olde Raleigh Financial Group, an independent financial advisory firm in Raleigh, NC.
In episode 16, I had a great conversation with Billy Van Eaton, owner of Cumberland Landscape Group and Talents Equity.
For episode 15, we're starting the new year off right with a fascinating niche Main Street business. I spoke with Jeff Johnson, the owner of Power Mulch, a material-blowing company based in Smithfield, North Carolina.
In this episode, I spoke with Katherine Dunlevie, the Executive Vice President and Managing Director of the Family Office at Synovus, a family office headquartered in Columbus, Georgia, focusing on families with wealth in excess of $25 million.
Nick Earls and Eric DiNicola are co-founders and managing principals of Winterspring Capital and co-owners of PWN Development based in the Greater Boston area.
Mel is the president and co-owner of Product Recovery Management (PRM) and Triangle Stainless, alongside his brother, Brian Phillips.
In Owner Operated's very first virtual episode, I had a great conversation with John Rumsey, co-owner of RHA Wealth in Raleigh about managing personal and small business finances.
Welcome to Owner Operated: Conversations with Small Business Millionaires. This week, I spoke with Lane Riley, previous owner of Happy Home Heating and Cooling in Durham, North Carolina. Lane purchased the company in 2010 and grew it from $1 million to $6 million in sales over 10 years. In 2020,
Welcome to Owner Operated: Conversations with Small Business Millionaires. This week, I spoke with Scott Maitland, owner of Top of the Hill Restaurant and Brewery in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. A graduate of West Point, Scott is the proprietor of Top of the Hill Restaurant and Brewery, an iconic Chapel
Welcome to Owner Operated: Conversations with Small Business Millionaires. We're back! This week, I decided to challenge myself to record my first solo episode. I talk about what I've learned about small business from the podcast conversations I've had so far and from working with owners at MidStreet. Listen to
Welcome to Owner Operated: Conversations with Small Business Millionaires. This week, I spoke with Josh Swindell, one of the three partners of Envision Homes, a homebuilder in Raleigh, North Carolina. Listen to this week's show on Spotify, Apple, Google Podcasts or Stitcher. A big shout-out to Erik Sullivan, who represented
Welcome to Owner Operated: Conversations with Small Business Millionaires. This week, I spoke with Tim Hunter of Fidelity Bank, a fourth-generation-owned family business. Tim and I met through a mutual connection with Jed Byrne, who writes the Top 5 newsletter. We bonded over our mutual appreciation for small and blue-collar
This week, I spoke with Erik Sullivan, my close friend and coworker at MidStreet. Listen for why everyone should own a small business once in their life (see below).