Name: Wayne Davis
Name of business/address:
Craig Veterinary Hospital, 73 Commerce St.
What prompted you to open your business in Craig?
My clients. I have been here for years, and I used to work with another vet hospital. I decided I wanted to work on my own.
How did you get into your line of business?
I worked part-time for a vet while I was in college, and I enjoyed working with animals so much that I just wanted to keep seeing animals do well and heal.
Describe your philosophy of being a good business person:
Make sure you treat people well. If you don't, you won't have a successful business.
How do you define the role of your business in the community:
It is a service to help animals.
What is the best part of your job? Getting to help the people and the animals I work with.
What is the most challenging part
of your job?
Trying to keep up with all the new things that are out there.
What advice would you give a young person considering opening his or her business?
Just treat people right. Make sure you are giving them what the need and want. Respect your customers and clients, and they will want to come back.
-- Alayna Kline