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WJR Business Beat with Jeff Sloan: Hannan Lis (Episode 50)

On this morning’s WJR Business Beat, Jeff features a very successful entrepreneur from the metro Detroit community, Hannan Lis, who grew the largest group of WeightWatchers franchises and then sold the company.

In a LinkedIn post on his personal page, Lis wrote the following:

“These are challenging times for small businesses. Pivoting, changing, adopting, and reinventing our businesses is the new normal… I’ve been blessed with my own success, but these are times for giving back. And so for any small business owner in need of help, I’m ready to dedicate my time to help you by providing the best advice and guidance at no cost to you whatsoever.”

Listen in to hear Jeff speak with Lis to learn more about what he’s doing to give back:

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“I’m offering people my time and my energy and the value of my experience in reinventing how they run their businesses and how they view their place in the world.”

– Hannan Lis

Tune in to News/Talk 760 AM WJR weekday mornings at 7:11 a.m. for the WJR Business Beat. Listeners outside of the Detroit area can listen live HERE.

Are you an entrepreneur with a great story to share? If so, contact us at [email protected] and we’ll feature you on an upcoming segment of the WJR Business Beat!

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