To all of our guests: Elaine, Michele and I, and our families, thank you for being here. A business mentor of mine said this about life: “In the end, what matters most in life are the depth of the relationships with friends and family, and the sheer number of people you’ve helped along the way. […]
What is Culture to Your Organization? At PFSbrands we conduct NPS surveys anonymously with our employee owners. We do this NPS survey twice per year and we ask our employee owners two very simple questions: “On a scale from 0 to 10 how likely are you to recommend PFSbrands as a place to work?” and […]
Value Your Customers and First Impressions Today as we continue our discussion of the PFSbrands Core Values, I will cover a Core Value that can lead to a happy life, whatever that might look like to you. I’m a strong proponent of the fact that everyone should find the right structure and balance when it […]
The Future of PFSbrands After 18 years of blood, sweat, and tears Julie and I have sold Pro Food Systems (PFSbrands). Those of you that have owned, or do own, a company realize the hard work it takes to make it successful. Julie and I have put everything we have into PFSbrands. We are extremely proud […]
A Good Vessel In Which To Sail Most of you that know me well realize the respect that I have for my father. I was fortunate to grow up in a loving family unit and I am fortunate to have my father and mother with me today. Because of dad’s upbringing, and probably in large […]
Reflecting On Recent Events: This writing may seem a little “off topic” to many of you. It is not necessarily along the lines of business, but it certainly falls under the “culture” umbrella. Given the tragic events of this past week in Dallas, I felt it was fitting to share.