April 19, 2015

Who Said That?

Florida's quote of the day

| 2/19/2014

" I'm not a suit and tie kind of guy … I'm an entrepreneur."

-- Collin Austin

Entrepreneur Collin Austin often follows his sentences with "Hashtag" and a word — usually "BOOM."

The owner of New Scooters 4 Less, Austin's much-used Twitter reference illustrates the energy and the passion behind what he says, said Levi Leigh, director of strategy for Gulejo (pronounced goo-LAY-ho), a startup coffee delivery service Austin recently joined.

Austin, 31, founded New Scooters 4 Less 10 years ago, became the chief financial officer of Gulejo Coffee in December, and won the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce's first Most Valuable Diplomat Award in January.

Read more at the Gainesville Sun.

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