Ron Bowler

Ron has worked for the same company for almost 40 years, and talks about why that has worked for him.
He is also the founder of ‘Walk the Wight’, and tells us how it has grown from humble beginnings to the size it is today.

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0:00 Intro

1:18 Ron’s Background
Lallow’s Boat Builders
J. Samuel White’s

4:45 Changes in the industry

7:20 Changes on the Island
British Hovercraft Corporation

8:35 Thoughts on approaching retirement
Vectis Sunrise Rotary Club

11:27 Walk The Wight
IOW Walking Festival

19:45 Supporting other groups on the IOW
Beach Soccer
Cowes Sports FC

23:52 Where money fits in the list of priorities

27:26 Importance of customer service in business

29:08 Retirement plans
Northwood Village Hall
Men in Sheds

34:31 Success in business

38:41 Favourite thing about the Isle of Wight