Bryan Clayton has been a serial entrepreneur from a very early age which has transpired to his business today. His business Green Pal is leading the industry as the Uber for lawn mowing. He discovered this gap in the market after exiting his first company Peach Tree Inc being acquired by LUSA. In this podcast Bryan talks about how he bootstrapped his businesses and how it is important in todays start up environment.
On this episode of the Biz Bros Podcast, we chat with Bryan Clayton about the power and importance of bootstrapping businesses vs chasing capital investment. Bryan Clayton is CEO and cofounder of GreenPal an online marketplace that connects homeowners with Local lawn care professionals. GreenPal has been called the “Uber for lawn care” by Entrepreneur magazine and has over 200,000 active users completing thousands of transactions per day. Before starting GreenPal Bryan Clayton founded Peachtree Inc. one of the largest landscaping companies in the state of Tennessee growing it to over $10 million a year in annual revenue before it was acquired by Lusa holdings in 2013. Bryan‘s interest and expertise are related to entrepreneurialism, small business growth, marketing and bootstrapping businesses from zero revenue to profitability and exit. This conversation digs into how Bryan started his businesses and his ideology behind growing and managing teams. To learn more about Bryan and GreenPal, please visit: https://www.yourgreenpal.com/