July 5, 2024

Episode #149: Brian Adams – Goodby Hearth & Home

Brian Adams was born and has lived in Indiana his entire life. He has been married to his best friend Anne for 39 years and has three children Emily, Sarah and Kevin. Brian’s passion for small business started at a young age as his Dad owned a Culligan Softwater Franchise in his home of Plymouth, Indiana. The business remains in the family with a third generation at the helm.

After graduating from Franklin College in 1983, Brian spent 11 years in public accounting working primarily with family owned businesses, focusing on financial statement audits, business consulting and litigation support. In June 1994 he joined Godby Hearth & Home as President of the Company until March 1998 when he purchased the business from the original owner, Dennis Godby.

Godby Hearth & Home is an installation/supplier of specialty products in the residential construction industry. They have wide product offerings in three distinct categories; fireplaces and hearth accessories, custom mirrors and glass (shower doors and panels) and outdoor living (firepits, and grill islands). With two locations they provide services to Retail Customers, Interior Designers, Custom Home Builders and General Contractors in the Central Indiana area. Their focus is to add value the the product they sale by providing customers with information, application, installation and service.

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