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proclaimed. " If we have the ability to
provide something to our customer,
we will. "
AVCS president and CEO Drew Warner
hopes to bring four-year-old Austin
Warner into the family business one day.
expansive offerings, they can rest
assured Warner and his team will
accommodate it. " The word 'no'
isn't in our vocabulary, " Warner
CARRYING THE FIRE
Eight years after Drew Warner joined
the family business, his uncle left
it, and the young protégé became
president. As a third-generation
business owner, Warner and AVCS
are an anomaly in the business world.
According to the Family Business
Institute, only one-third of businesses
reach a second generation and just
12% make it to a third. Warner
talks highly of his family who laid
the foundation of the company and
equipped him with the necessary
traits to succeed.
" My grandfather, my father and
my uncle were all entrepreneurs, " he
said. " I watched them wake up very
early and come home late at night,
every day. I saw that it was a grind,
and not every day was going to be a
good day. Their work ethic inspired
me and I still carry that with me in
American Vending. "
Warner emphasized that the only
way to succeed as an entrepreneur,
whether first, second or third
Four year-old Austin Warner being
trained on administrative duties.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of september-october2023

Editor's Note: A continued comeback for office coffee service
Industry News
OCS Update: Technology is not enough without customer satisfaction
The OCS industry continues to make a comeback
40 Under 40 Awards
Sustainability: A critical issue and key selling point for OCS operators
Work Smarter, Not Harder
Social Hubs
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september-october2023 - Editor's Note: A continued comeback for office coffee service
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september-october2023 - Industry News
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september-october2023 - OCS Update: Technology is not enough without customer satisfaction
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september-october2023 - The OCS industry continues to make a comeback
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