Why did you want to serve on the Board of Directors?
As a member of multiple chambers, I understand the value in serving with a group of dedicated business men and women to create a better community. Living and based in Apopka, this chamber is critical not only to my business’ success, but also to the future of my family.
What is your business philosophy?
It’s all about the brand.
What is your proudest achievement?
With the Apopka Chamber, it would be creating the Taste of
Apopka because of its long-term success. Personally, singing with Jimmy Buffett at the Amway Arena.
What have you found most valuable about your involvement with the Chamber?
The amount of business earned through connections at the Apopka Chamber.
What do you think makes the Apopka Area Chamber of Commerce different from other business organizations?
The people involved in the chamber.
What book (or author) has influenced you most in your business career?
Good to Great by Jim Collins and Leadership by Rudy Giuliani.
Owner, Alan Byrd & Associates
2144 Hidden Place Lane
Apopka, FL 32712