Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Wisconsin schoolboy entrepreneur lands government mowing contract

Who says a tiny mowing/maintenance operation can’t compete against the big guys?

Not 17-year-old Marty Walleser, founder and sole employee of M’s Lawn Care. Marty, who obtained the proper insurance for his company and calculated his costs and time in sizing up the task before outbiding a dozen other companies to win a government contract to mow 34 sites in LaCrosse, WI.

Marty expects to earn $10,000 from his summer mowing job. You can read about how he priced the job and landed the contract by accessing the article in the LaCrosse Tribune or by clicking here. — The LM Editors

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