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By Rod McQueen,Susan M. Papp

The tale of what one bold entrepreneur with desires and backbone can in attaining.

Frank Hasenfratz grew up in Hungary studying to avoid bullets and stay away from land mines throughout the moment global warfare. whilst the 1956 revolution erupted, he and his military unit joined the insurgents. After the revolution was once overwhelmed, he fled to Guelph, Ontario, the place he gambled every thing on a one-man operation making oil pumps for Ford. the corporate he based, Linamar, this day has 15,000 staff in 8 nations and is the second-largest maker of car components in Canada. To create this worldwide empire, Hasenfratz stayed sooner than opponents via exertions, visionary management, a cost-conscious routine, and a talented workforce.

In 1990, Hasenfratz specified his daughter, Linda, to be successful him as leader government officer yet first placed her via a chronic apprenticeship that took her from the plant flooring to go workplace. Driven to Succeed is the tale of what one bold entrepreneur with goals and backbone can achieve.

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