By Rod McQueen,Susan M. Papp
The tale of what one bold entrepreneur with goals and backbone can in attaining.
Frank Hasenfratz grew up in Hungary studying to ward off bullets and keep away from land mines in the course of the moment international conflict. whilst the 1956 revolution erupted, he and his military unit joined the insurgents. After the revolution used to be beaten, he fled to Guelph, Ontario, the place he gambled every little thing on a one-man operation making oil pumps for Ford. the corporate he based, Linamar, this day has 15,000 staff in 8 international locations and is the second-largest maker of vehicle components in Canada. To create this international empire, Hasenfratz stayed sooner than opponents via exertions, visionary management, a cost-conscious routine, and a talented workforce.
In 1990, Hasenfratz special his daughter, Linda, to be triumphant him as leader government officer yet first positioned her via a chronic apprenticeship that took her from the plant flooring to go workplace. Driven to Succeed is the tale of what one bold entrepreneur with desires and resolution can achieve.
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Driven to Succeed: How Frank Hasenfratz Grew Linamar from Guelph to Global by Rod McQueen,Susan M. Papp