PICKUP’s Founder Receives “Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year” Award from Texas Governor’s Small Business Forum
PICKUP accepts award at Governor’s SBF Luncheon
ADDISON, TX (October 22, 2015) – PICKUP, the on-demand delivery service featuring good guys and their pickup trucks, today proudly announces the company’s founder and chief good guy, Brenda Stoner, was selected as “Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year” by the Governor’s Small Business Forum. The award is presented to an entrepreneur that has demonstrated exceptional vision, innovation, courage and leadership in building and growing a successful business.
“I am humbled to receive this award on behalf of myself and our entire PICKUP team,” said Stoner. “We have worked tirelessly on our business model, building our technology, and proving our concept in DFW. I knew this project was special and there was a great need for a service like ours. Being recognized by the Governor’s forum is pure validation of our concept and all our hard work.”
The Governor’s Small Business Forum is sponsored by the Texas Governor’s Office, the Texas Workforce Commission, and the City of Carrollton. The forum, designed to give entrepreneurs and small businesses valuable tools, skills and knowledge needed to thrive in today’s fast-paced economy.
PICKUP can be ordered from an app (App Store or Google play) on a mobile device, from a computer (https://www2.pickupnow.com) or by calling 800-560-2168. PICKUP Good Guys are trust verified and insured for up to $20,000, guaranteeing that items are well-taken care of. The Good Guys are off-duty firemen, military and veterans who are considered “good guys”.
About PICKUP LLC:
PICKUP is an on demand service featuring good guys and their pickup trucks. No more renting trucks for moving or hauling large items, or asking to borrow a friend’s pickup truck. PICKUP brings this experience directly to your mobile device. PICKUP Good Guys are trust verified and insured for up to $20,000. The Good Guys are off duty firemen, military and veterans who are considered “good guys” that people would recommend. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Dallas. For more information please visit www.pickupnow.com or follow us on Twitter or Facebook.
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