Posted by Southwest Beverages on 5/7/2016
“You’re early,” I called out from my bedroom to my friend,
Ronnie, who was one of several friends helping me move today. “I’ll be out in a minute. I’m just finishing
getting dressed,” I called back. “Help yourself to some coffee.”
“Where’s the coffee? Ronnie called back.
“It’s on the second shelf in the cupboard next to the refrigerator.”
“Is this it?” Ronnie asked, referring to the box of Kemosabe
French vanilla gourmet coffee I had purchased yesterday for my friends who were
helping me move today from my studio to a two-bedroom apartment closer to my
“Yes,” I replied as I emerged from the bedroom and walked
towards Ronnie. “Thanks for coming to help me move. I really appreciate it,” I
stated shaking Ronnie’s hand and taking the box of Kemosabe French vanilla
gourmet coffee from him. “Make yourself at home,” I added. “Jimmy, Carol and
Tommy should be here in a few minutes.
Over the next fifteen minutes Jimmy, Carol and Tommy arrived,
made small talk and enjoyed toast and French vanilla gourmet coffee.
“Now then,” I began. “Here’s the plan for the move. Carol
and Jimmy, if you don’t mind can you pack up the dishes, glasses and pots in
the kitchen. Ronnie and I will take all the boxes that have been packed down to
the truck. With any luck we should be out of here by 11 AM,” I stated after I
had taken a sip of coffee from the mug of french vanilla gourmet coffee I was
“This should be a real moving experience,” Carol stated.
“It already has,” Ronnie replied.
Written by Bob Jenkins, Founder & Chief Executive Officer of
Bob has had the privilege of working for some of America's largest
and well run public and private companies, including Philip Morris, Canada Dry, Dr
Pepper, Cadbury Schweppes, Snapple Beverage Corporation, Tasker Capital Corp. and
The Water Club and River Cafe - two of New York's finest fine dining restaurants. He
has worked in various capacities as Finance Manager, Controller, Director of Finance,
Vice President Finance & Administration, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and
Bob holds a Masters of Business
Administration degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee and a Bachelor of
Science degree in accounting from the University of Arizona.
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