Invaluable Advice From 18 of America’s Top Small Business Owners
Every state in America picked one small business owner as its small business person of the year as part of National Small Business Week. Each one of them was up for the national award as well.
One of these, John Stonecipher, President and CEO of Guidance Aviation Inc has just won the award of Small Business Person Of The Year.
These people are doing amazing things, from contracting with the Department of Homeland Security to making silver-gallium nanoneedles.
Here are 18 of the winners, along with the one piece of advice they have for current and aspiring business owners.
ARIZONA: John Stonecipher, President and CEO of Guidance Aviation Inc. and Small Business Person Of The Year Winner
Guidance Aviation is a high-altitude flight school and John Stonecipher just won Small Business Person Of The Year.
One piece of advice for small business owners:
"Surround yourself around the best people you can and give them an opportunity to do what they love to do best. Each one of my staff and faculty are leaders themselves. I cannot succeed without them."