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One Tough Mother

Taking Charge in Life, Business, and Apple Pies

Gert Boyle

When a heart attack claimed Gert Boyle's husband in 1970, the forty-six-year-old housewife and mother of three found herself at the helm of Columbia Sportswear, a small outerwear manufacturer in Portland, Oregon, that was struggling financially. With no business experience whatsoever, Boyle was faced with the challenge of running Columbia, which ha...
Publish Date
2006
December 12
First Published in 2005
Goodreads rating
3.98
ISBN
9780786719143
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