Written by Lindsay Dow
Brian Stern is the general manager of six Chicago locations and has held almost every franchise position imaginable during his eight years with the company. The proof is there; opportunities are endless at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®. Brian strives to become a franchisee one day, and it all stemmed from his job as a mover eight years ago. See what else he has to say about his time with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®!
Q: When were you hired at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®?
Brian: I’ve been with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® since January 2006.
Q: What’s your current position and job responsibilities?
Brian: Currently I’m the General Manager. I manage day-to-day operations and sales, manage and maintain our safety program, ensuring compliance with Home Office, DOT, state, and FMCSA rules and regulations, and fleet management.
Q: What positions have you held in the company?
Brian: I started out as a driver but I’ve had many jobs during my years at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®. I then worked my way up and became a driver, trainer, customer service representative, in-home consultant, operations manager, and general manager.
Q: What interested you about working at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®?
Brian: The atmosphere and people I work with daily.
Q: How do you see yourself progressing at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®?
Brian: I’d love to one day open my own franchise and continue to be a leader in our franchise system.
Q: So far, what’s your favorite memory of working in the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® system?
Brian: When I was given the opportunity to open our Chicago locations as general manager. I was able to see a startup location grow from two trucks to over 40 in four to five years. It has been the most gratifying accomplishment thus far in my career. Not so much due to the number of trucks we put on the road every day, but more so the amount of peoples’ lives we provide our great service to daily.
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