William R. Shranko: Yellow-Checker-Star Cab Co.

Meet William R. Shranko: Chief Operating Offficer, Yellow-Checker-Star Cab Co.Chief Operating Office
Las Vegas

What do you like most and least about your industry?
Directing a work force of nearly two thousand employees from over 65 different countries. The least is overwhelmingly unfair news coverage.

What would you want your legacy to future generations to be?
That I trained and taught hundreds of employees how to perform their jobs ethically while motivating them and inspiring them to achieve a better life.

What business advice would you give someone just starting in your industry?
Always be willing to increase your capacity for more work. If your plates too full, get a bigger plate.

What is the biggest challenge your industry is facing?
Helping the environment while recruiting the safest and customer friendly work force in Nevada.

What was the toughest lesson you’ve learned in your career?
That you can’t win every battle, but fight them gallantly and with honor.