The current economy is causing many businesses to go under. Small business and even large corporations are losing money and being forced to close their doors for good. Some companies, however, are thriving. What are the secrets of these successful companies?
One such company is Corporate Transportation Group. Edward Slinin is the founder and president of this company. His story is intriguing because it is a familiar one, but one that people have not heard. His story is inspiring in that it reminds us of the dreams that we can achieve with hard work, dedication, and determination.
Slinin is one of the many people who moved to the United States to pursue a better life. His family immigrated from Russia when he was a small boy. At the age of twelve, Slinin began working odd jobs to help support his family. When he was older, he began working as a limousine driver. He loved this job, and it was while driving a stranger through the city that he found his calling. He dreamed of starting his own transportation business.
Slinin worked tirelessly toward this goal. In 1982 he began his company. He have one vehicle and only a handful of clients. He never gave up, though. He always kept his goal in mind and went after every opportunity that he came across in order to make his dream come true. Eventually, his hard work and dedication paid off.
Slinin’s transportation business is now Corporate Transportation Group. It is one of the largest and most successful transportation services in New York. The company also does business in 450 countries outside of the United States.
The reason that Slinin’s company has continued to do well in the current economy is that he has kept a focus on the core values of the company. The needs of the customer come before any consideration of corporate overhead.
In order to keep the focus of his company on the customer, Corporate Transportation Group conducts polls and surveys to determine what is most important to a potential client-base. This guarantees that clients get what they want when they travel with Corporate Transportation Group.
The clients of the company range from the very wealthy to average Joes. Corporate Transportation Group provides service for celebrities, politicians, athletic teams, and the couple just wanting to get home without the hassle of worrying about traffic and construction. No matter the walk of life that the client is from, he is treated the same as every other client. Every client is treated to a respectful and cheerful demeanor by the company so that their experience is very pleasant.
The economy may be bad, but companies like Slinin’s Corporate Transportation Group are thriving. Slinin’s devotion to his core values as well as his integrity has guaranteed the continued success of his transportation service. While many other businesses are closing their doors, Slinin’s continues to grow and thrive.