Entrepreneur grapples with growing a business in a small market

Malcolm Fisher and his father started a company called Compact Appliances after their foundry business went bankrupt in 1982. However, Fisher was unsure of how to expand the company, which is a distributor of alternative heating options, within its market and without relocating. He solved the problem by introducing new products, opening a new business to serve the Northeast and launching other ventures.

View Full Article in:

Globe and Mail (Toronto) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Business

Job Title Company Location
Manager, Technical Staffing
U.S. Cellular
Chicago, IL
Human Resource Director
Salt Lake City, UT
Vice-President of Global Sales
Lindsay Corporation
Hartland, WI
Chief Operations Officer
Delta Community Supports
Blue Bell, PA
Administrative Management Specialist
Smithsonian Institute
Washington, DC