Cory McElroy is the founder of Aquarium Co-op a tropical fish based business specializing in fish, plants and accessories. Cory has been passionate about business and fish for a long time so he set upon a path to fulfill a dream of owning his own store. Cory’s brick and mortar store is located just a bit outside of Seattle Washington. He also markets and sells heavily online and just acquired a warehouse to handle is growing online business.
Social media has been a cornerstone in his success, his Youtube Channel has over 300,000 subscribers and contributes heavily to his business both on and off line. While I am a self described “fish geek” myself and that is how I found Cory it was his video on setting up a business along with his constant dripping of solid business principles in all his content that made me know I needed to get him on the air.
While Cory built his business on tropical fresh water fish and plants, this podcast will help anyone figure out how to formulate a plan around their own passion. Business principles are business principles no matter the industry. Join us today for a great discussion on building a business and a bit of talk on the pet fish industry as well.
Resources for today’s show…
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- Join the Members Brigade
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- Walking To Freedom
- TSP Gear
- TspAz.com – Support TSP When You Shop Amazon
- Cory’s Video on Building a Local Fish Store
- Amazing Walk Though Cory did at a Fish Farm in South Texas
- Aquarium Co-op – Cory’s Website
- Aquarium Co-op – Youtube
- Aquarium Co-op – Facebook
- Aquarium Co-op – Instagram
- Face the Fire – Dan Fogelberg
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