Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in food and beverage but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Samuel Brest, Founder of King David Coffee Roasters, located in Nashua, NH, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

I have been a specialty coffee roaster for over 20 years. I sell wholesale, retail, private label, and internet sales from my website.

Tell us about yourself

Over 20 years ago, I created my business as a way to work for myself, focusing on freshness and quality. I roast fresh and ship free every weekday.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

Starting and company from scratch and succeeding in many different methods of providing coffee. Tons of 5-star Google reviews!

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Not being able to step away for more than a long weekend. I have wholesale accounts I have to supply multiple times each week.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Sufficient start-up money. A good business plan. Passion and hard work.

Where can people find you and your business?


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