THE CLIENT: Alloy Motors Oakland
THE PROBLEM: Startup genius needs Man Friday
THE SOLUTION: Two-time successful entrepreneur Geoff Gates was starting his third company, a hot rod shop in West Oakland. During the first year of a company's existence, work can be a dynamic experience. I joined Alloy Motors as employee #1. This required me to be all things at once: Bookkeeper, process designer, hot rod mechanic, shop manager, and personal assistant.
THE RESULT: Now in its second successful year