Ep 55 Bill & Steven Rott of William C Rott & Son Inc. All With Love; The Center of the Family Business
Listen in as we talk to guests Bill & Steven Rott of William C Rott & Son Inc. in Buffalo, NY about the draw to join the family business, favorite business memories, their family traditions and why doing everything with great love, for their clients and employees, is at the center of their business model.
Steven started in the family business in 1979 at 16 years of age, over the summer as a roofer's helper and then became a roofing mechanic within the next 3 years and then crew leader for 12 years and then sales and management. He loves what he does and enjoys reading, writing and playing tennis. Steven is a Christian and has been married for 24 years and has 5 kids (from 9 to 22).
William C Rott Jr (Bill) retired at 72 From William C Rott & Son Inc. Bill is a Retired Army National Guard Captain.
Bill trained as a carpenters apprentice under his Uncle Slyvester Rott. Bill Jr worked as a carpenter, and in sales and Management over the 58 years at Rott.
Bill worked with his dad, Bill Rott Sr. until Bill Sr retired in the early 70's, at which time Bill Jr took over complete responsibility for the company. They built houses and did remodeling and roof and siding work all over Western New York.
Bill Jr narrowed our offering to specializing in Roofing, Siding, Windows, and Gutters in the mid 1970's.
Bill Jr now takes care of his special needs daughter Courtney, and volunteers at two food pantries and is involved in local veterans groups and helps and participates in honoring those veterans who have passed on.
Bill is a Christian and is married with 8 adult kids and 18 grand kids.
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