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This Entrepreneur's Biggest Business Asset: His Dad

By Entrepreneur Partner Studio Staff

As a business owner, having someone you can turn to when the going gets tough, who can advise you and steer you toward success, is incredibly crucial.

For Jonathan Gass, founder of startup finance firm Nomad Financial, his best business advisor has always been his father. Lucky for Gass, his dad is an entrepreneur himself, so he knows a thing or two about running a growing business.

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“I can’t tell you how many post-midnight calls we had working through contracts, understanding the risk and reward ratios of the things we were doing,” Gass recalls. “There’s a certain level of comfort in having your father be [a trusted business advisor].”

Watch Gass’s full story about his business and his father in the video above.