06 Mar March 6, 2014 – Values Values w Dina Dwyer-Owens & CFO Outsourcer David Ehrenberg
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Dina Dwyer-Owens is the Executive Chairwoman of The Dwyer Group which is one of the most successful franchise companies in America. The group owns Mr. Appliance, Mr. Electric, Aire Serv, Glass Doctor, Mr. Rooter, Rainbow International and The Grounds Guys. There are more than 1,500 franchisees in 10 countries! Dina was on CBS’s Emmy-winning reality show “Undercover Boss” and the first-ever special episode “Undercover Boss: Epic Bosses.” She was winner of the 2012 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the Southwest Area and she accepted her father’s induction into the Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame. Most importantly, Dina leads the company with a written set of company values. She speaks very passionately about the importance of their Code of Values and how it has helped the company grow. Learn more about Dina here and in the video below….
David Ehrenberg saw a need for on demand but temporary financial support available to startups. His company, Early Growth Financial Services, was started in 2008 to solve this problem. David loves helping entrepreneurs, and showing early-stage startups how to thrive. In 2013, the firm was ranked #5 in Silicon Valley Business Journals’ annual Fastest Growing Private Companies. His articles and insights are available in Forbes, Inc, VentureBeat, Huffington Post, Yahoo! Small Business Advisor, and more.