A Real Toy Story

Russ Berrie

BIRTH DATE:March 18, 1933

FAMILY:Married to Angelica, 42; six children: Brett, 38; Richard, 35; Leslie, 34; Scott, 31; Nicole, 15; and David, 11

RESIDENCE:Englewood, New Jersey

BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY:"Running a business is not just products and pricing; it's the whole gamut of human experience. You have to motivate people all the time, and you have to understand what their needs are, whether they be customers or employees or suppliers."

« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Page 9 10 11 Next »

Like this article? Get this issue right now on iPad, Nook or Kindle Fire.

This article was originally published in the September 1997 print edition of Entrepreneur with the headline: A Real Toy Story.

Loading the player ...

Habits Successful People Skip and Finding the Ideal Client: The Weekly Tips Roundup

Ads by Google

Share Your Thoughts

Most Shared Stories
1
5 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long
2
Get it Done: 35 Habits of the Most Productive People (Infographic)
3
9 Things Successful People Won't Do
4
5 Surefire Ways to Double Your Workday Productivity
5
10 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Must Learn