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Interview with Merle Widmer of Widmer Interiors

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Secrets of business start-up success and sustained profitability, in spite of economic conditions. Merle Widmer is the founder and former CEO of Widmer Interiors, an office furniture retailer. Widmer Interiors was founded in 1964. From 1964 to 1992, Widmer grew to a multi-divisional office mart offering a broad spectrum of office products and services throughout 22 counties in Central Illinois. It remains a strong and growing company. Retired from business, Widmer now spends his time monitoring local politicians and exposing their follies in his Peoria Watch blog. Discover how to leverage focus, prioritizing, delegation, expansion, and an all-consuming desire to grow your business -- while avoiding fatal pitfalls.