Zachary Rook is a 29-year- old entrepreneur who was a hand-hopping, head sliding professional breakdancer. In 2007 he started Your Local Movers in Brisbane and has experienced an average of 30% growth year on year, and he has now expanded operations throughout Australia. Zachary was on the board for Entrepreneurs Organisation (EO) from 2013 to 2015, an exclusive group for business owners turning over a minimum of $1 million per annum. So how did Zach as a The young entrepreneur become one of Brisbane’s most successful entrepreneurs? The story is simple. Nine years ago, 19 year old Zachary was travelling around New Zealand and looking to make a few extra dollars, so he started working for a removal company. Four hours later he believed he could do a better job, bought a $3,500 truck, and nine years later he employs up to 50 staff in locations across Australia. The young entrepreneur says his success is attributed to one simple element – excellent service.
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