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American Dreams: Key's to Life's Success

Listen to Alan Olsen's American Dreams: Keys to Life's Success radio show. Each week expert guests will join Alan as they discuss how to make businesses thrive during challenging economic times and overcoming adversity.

Alan Olsen's American Dreams: Keys to Life's Success airs every Wednesday Evening from 6:00-7:00pm. on KDOW 1220am.

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Overcoming Startup Challenges

How badly do you want your dream? Would you work for four years, six days a week, eighteen hours a day without a profit? Han Sellge takes us on a journey as he recounts the creation of his nickel anodizing plant to service the high tech industry. Learn more as he discusses how his startup went from concept, to being profitable.

About Hans Sellge

Hans Sellge co- founded Semano Inc in 1993, an anodizing company serving the semiconductor manufacturing industry. He personally oversees process development, plant design & maintenance, failure analysis, chemical lab & environmental compliance and being the technical liaison to a wide customer base. Prior to his time at Semano, Hans worked as a metallurgist at Acteron Corp, a anodizing and metal finishing company, spent time at Nu-Barres manufacturing, a patented ballet barre for dance companies and universities, was a corrosion engineer designing pipeline cathodic protection systems and produced metal sculptures in his own San Francisco art studio Hans was born and raised in Germany. He immigrated to the United States where he earned a Bachlor's degree in Engineering - Metallurgy, from Ohio State University. He also studied metal sculpting at the College of Marin and the Academy of Arts in San Francisco.

Upcoming Guests 

Nikhil Arora
December 4th, 2013 Co-founder of Back to the Roots

Darrell Claridge
December 11th, 2013 Certified Financial Planner

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