In this episode of the Built of the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy interviews John Akhoian, the co-founder and CEO of Rooter Hero Plumbing. John talks about his journey to becoming a tradesman and leader in the plumbing industry, sharing the story of how he got started in the trades after his father passed away and he needed to support his family. He also discusses the importance of giving back and sharing knowledge in the trades, as well as the value of leadership development as a lifelong journey.
John’s story is one of hard work, perseverance, and determination, and it serves as an inspiration to anyone who is considering a career in the trades. Despite facing adversity, John was able to build a successful business and become a leader in his field. His commitment to giving back to the community and sharing knowledge with others is a testament to his dedication to the trades and his belief in the importance of helping others.
Through this podcast, Dan and John hope to encourage other leaders in the trades to share their knowledge and experiences with others and to inspire the next generation of tradesmen and women. They also emphasize the importance of leadership development and how it can help individuals and companies in the trades grow and succeed.
In conclusion, the Built of the Trades podcast is a valuable resource for anyone in the trades who is looking to develop their leadership skills and grow in their careers. By listening to the stories and insights of successful leaders like John Akhoian, individuals can gain the knowledge and inspiration they need to take their careers to the next level.
About John Akhoian
John and his family came to America when he was just three years old, and after experiencing the life-altering event of losing his father he jumped head-first into the trades as a plumber at a young age. Since then he has built one of the largest plumbing and drain cleaning companies in California with the help of his amazing team in just a short 10-year time frame. John has been happily married for over 25 years with two children who are 16 and 20.
Website and Social Links:
- Website: www.rooterhero.com