WalgreensPublished 9:17am Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Name: Cynthia Ballard
Address: 100 S. College Drive, Franklin
Phone number: 562-6177
Operating hours: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily
Nature of business: Drug store, retailer
Manager: Sandra Tinsky
Year founded: 1901
Number of employees: 19
How’s business: Business is good. Express prescriptions are back.
One thing you wish everyone knew about your business: We are friendly and part of the community.
Advice to young entrepreneurs: Start a savings plan early. Invest for the future.
Your first job: Cafeteria at Southampton High School
Your role model (in business or life generally): You can achieve anything you set your mind on, President Barack Obama.
The key to a successful business is: Customers