Empowering Trades Entrepreneurs: The Russell Furr Experience
From Dropout to Trades Entrepreneur: The Russell Furr Story
Welcome to Episode 17 of “Born For the Trades – a Home Service Podcast“. In this episode, we are honored to have Russell Furr, an extraordinary entrepreneur in the trades industry, joining us. Russell’s inspiring journey began when he made the bold decision to leave high school at the age of 16 and embark on a hands-on path.
Russell’s initial foray into the trades industry involved landscaping, but he soon transitioned to plumbing, where he discovered a passion for the service side of the business. His dedication and expertise propelled him to establish his own company, Culpeper Home Services, which achieved an impressive $4 million in revenue. Russell’s journey didn’t end there, as he subsequently launched RTF LandWorks, an excavation company dedicated to honoring his father and son.
In this episode, Russell will share his remarkable story, providing insights into his transition from high school dropout to successful entrepreneur. He will discuss his motivations for shifting from landscaping to plumbing and his strategies for scaling and growing Culpeper Home Services. Additionally, Russell will shed light on the story behind the dedication of RTF LandWorks to his father and son and how it shapes his vision for the company’s future.
As a startup owner/operator once again, Russell has faced numerous challenges in establishing RTF LandWorks, and he will discuss how he overcame them. He will also share valuable lessons he has learned throughout his entrepreneurial journey, offering advice and inspiration to aspiring entrepreneurs in the trades industry.
Tune in to this captivating episode where Russell Furr’s story of resilience, determination, and entrepreneurial success will leave you inspired. We also touch on the importance of prioritizing your health and exercise to maintain a balanced lifestyle.