“Your mother and I are leaving to tour the country in our motor home. You are in charge, Terry. Basically sink or swim. If we come back and the company is ruined, that’s OK. We’ll do something else with the land.”
Lyngso Garden Supplies in Redwood City features excellent gardening materials, consulting, and education about organic gardening and building. The company was founded by John Lyngso in the 1950s. He is nearing retirement so this daughter, Terry, is president.
In this video, Terry shares her story and the importance of the company culture.
• How to treat employees
• How to handle customer problems
• Community outreach
• Being female in a macho business
• Organic gardening