Subscribe to Entrepreneur for $5
Subscribe

After Hours

A franchisee goes above and beyond.

By
This story appears in the September 2000 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

For some entrepreneurs, running a successful business just isn't enough. Take Steve Rigsby, a Paul Davis Restoration (PDR) franchisee in Latonia, Kentucky. After 15 years with the reconstruction and restoration franchise and 1999 sales of $3.9 million, Rigsby, 43, decided to branch out by establishing a training center for insurance adjusters and agents looking to fulfill their continuing education requirements.

"We've provided a facility, as well as speakers accredited by the government," Rigsby says. Located in the Latonia building, the training center offers courses three times a year and averages about 30 attendees per session.

Continue reading this article - and everything on Entrepreneur!

Become a member to get unlimited access and support the voices you want to hear more from. Get full access to Entrepreneur for just $5.

Entrepreneur Editors' Picks