Last year, we brought you the story of Rodney and Elma Eaton the founders and owners of a family business from southern California. Their story is one of sacrifice and perseverance; one with humble roots that proves with the right idea and enough family support anything is possible. Their story was so compelling we checked in with them again recently to find out where the business is heading.
If you haven't heard their story it starts at the turn of the millennium. Rodney and Elma seemed to have it made. Rodney was making six figures as a pressman for a successful printing firm. They had a beautiful house in Corona, California with a pool and horses to keep their four kids busy and happy.
But Elma wanted something more. Specifically, she wanted vacations that did not include sleeping outdoors and cooking over a campfire. In order to get money to afford something a bit more luxurious, she decided to open a hot dog stand.Read More »from California Cart Builders: Creating a different kind of mobile business