Exceeding Expectations in Unlikely Places with Brandon Hier

When Brandon’s dad passed away, inheriting the family business meant that, not only did his college education have to be put on hold, but Brandon was also now responsible for his mother’s financial future and retirement. No pressure, right? Listen to his journey and how selling the family business ultimately led to a balance he didn’t know he needed.

  • Listen to how Brandon struggled to build the family business in his father’s absence.

  • Get a glimpse into how he handled an impossible work-life balance.

  • Brandon shares how selling the family business to Rentokil five years after taking over has exceeded his expectations.

The hosts of Boardroom Buzz and Pest Daily Contributors

Patrick Baldwin

Patrick spends most of his time producing The Boardroom Buzz while consuming Chick-Fil-A and Milk Bottle Cookies. He defines success by delivering the most interesting and thoughtful people into the Boardroom each week. Some have accused Patrick of producing 'art', and not just a podcast. Patrick Baldwin has been in the pest control industry for over 12 years. He is a partner in the largest privately-held pest control company in Central Texas, 855bugs.com. His firm was awarded the Rising Star Award by PCT magazine in 2019. While at 855bugs.com, Patrick has fulfilled various roles including sales, management, franchise development, software director, and CEO.

Managing Director

Paul Giannamore

Paul is recognized as the leading global authority on valuation and M&A in the pest control industry by institutional investors, Wall Street equity research analysts and the largest firms in the industry.

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