Crafting Barriers & Breaking Boundaries in the Fencing Trade
E06 - with Elijah Stiner of Fence OKC
In the latest Beers with Contractors episode, we're cracking open a cold one and diving deep into the wild ride of entrepreneurship. Hosts Will and Dillon start out the episode discussing the essentials of processes in a business. Enter Elijah Stiner, owner of Fence OKC, who discusses how turning a profit on Facebook sales lead him into full-time business.
Elijah takes us on a trip down memory lane, sharing the ups and downs of running his business from humble beginnings to growing into a commercial and residential fencing company. Elijah shares the raw side of starting a business - strapped for money and uncertain where the next opportunity will come from.
How did Elijah take Facebook Markeplace sales nearly up to $900k? Getting into the game early and generating leads from DIYers and small contractors. Listen what went into the growing demand for Elijah and how he's transitioning his company now to commerical automation and security gate systems.
As we wind down, Elijah shares about a tough financial loss due to a contract rental issue and the lesson learned.
So, grab a cold one, and tune in to this convo about starting a contracting business, processes, running into the unexpected. Cheers!