By Lorene Burkhart
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Writer William (Bill) McBride has skilled numerous careers, and, in reality, has no longer been with no paintings in view that age six. After highschool he labored his means up from warehouseman to revenues manager in a meat packing corporation. He then built a SCUBA enterprise within the basement of his domestic, and grew this into an operation related to six lively destinations, 50+ staff, and finally the award of Small company individual of the yr in Ohio.
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