In times of economic uncertainty, it is natural for a business magazine to seek out an example of a company that has endured a downturn and come out stronger than ever. In the case of Inc. Magazine, that story is Hancock Lumber, the Maine dealer, and LBM Century Club member, that has survived 11 major economic downturns, dating back to the the Ohio Life Insurance and Trust failure in 1857, through the Great Recession in 2008.
Check out the full article in Inc. Magazine. To learn more from the company’s Chairman and CEO, Kevin Hancock, his latest book, The Seventh Power, is now available. He will be the keynote speaker at this year’s LBM Strategies Conference. The video below was shared from the company’s website.