In the December issue of Octane, EO’s award-winning member magazine, we spotlighted Nick Friedman, an EO Central Florida member and co-founder/president of College Hunks Hauling Junk, the largest junk-removal and moving service in the U.S. In two years, Nick turned a fun business idea into a national brand, thanks to his innovative approach to marketing and willingness to try new things.
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It takes a lot of patience, determination and commitment to become an entrepreneur. It also takes a lot of heart. EO El Salvador’s Edwin Escobar knows that more than anyone, having recently set a Guinness World Record for the most country capitals traveled continuously on a motorcycle.
Doing something for others has always been a way of life for Edwin. Driven by a desire to give back to his community, he recently visited five Central American countries and their capital cities to generate awareness of children’s nutritional issues, a cause central to his charity, Love ’N Roll. Upon completing his record-setting journey, Octane caught up with Edwin to learn more about his adventure, the preparation involved and how EO helped realize his vision.