Hendry County, Florida, is situated in the vast no-man’s land just north of the Everglades and west of Lake Okeechobee. Approximately equivalent in size to Rhode Island, the entire county hosts a population of barely 38,000 people.
That being the case, this agricultural wonderland might not be the first place you’d think to find a successful general aviation business. It might even be a location you would run from, having recognized several negatives that might well prevent a GA business from succeeding there.
Yet one GA business has found true success in the wide open spaces of south central Florida, and it continues to thrive there.
There’s a lesson in there for anyone who would care to listen. [Read more…]