Name: Carr McAskill
Name of business/address:
Running Iron Works -- custom fencing business; 824-8911
What prompted you to open your business in Craig?
People in this area want privacy and there seemed to be a need for fencing.
How did you get into your line of business?
We were in the business in South Carolina.
Describe your philosophy of being a good businessman.
To provide quality service at reasonable rates.
How do you define the role of your business in the community?
We are serving people who want nice fences and need them.
What's the best part of your job?
Meeting new people and doing a good job.
What's the most challenging part of your job?
Finding materials at the best prices.
What advice would you give to someone considering opening his or her own business?
Keep trying. Don't get discouraged or give up.