Brock’s CleanersPublished 3:24pm Friday, March 9, 2012
Person featured: Wes Sessoms
Business: Brock’s Cleaners Inc.
Phone number: 828-859-9265
Operating hours: Monday – Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Nature of business: Dry cleaning, laundry, shirt laundry, comforters and spreads, horse blankets, tuxedo rentals, pressing
Principal Owner/Manager and title:Wes Sessoms
Year founded: 1948
Number of employees: 10
How’s business? We are doing the best we can in the current economy.
One thing you wish everyone knew about your business: The amount of time and work required to produce our service at expected levels of quality.
Something you offer that a customer won’t find elsewhere: Clean stores and full service.
Advice to young entrepreneurs: Be accessible to your customers. If you’re in retail, post convenient hours and keep them.
My first job: Cutting grass and paper boy (on bicycle)
The key to a successful business: Deliver what you promise, or more.