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Small steps, big results—how this CEO went from driver to entrepreneur

Episode 4


“Taking the smallest step is better than not taking a step at all.”

Almaurice Russ is the owner and CEO of Bon Voyage Enterprises, a family-owned company that provides delivery services in Maplewood, NJ, serving the tri-state area.

In this episode, host Nick Hancock interviews the incredibly inspiring Almaurice on the steps he took, as well as the challenges he faced in his entrepreneurial journey.

If you’re listening and you’re interested in driving opportunities with Bon Voyage, here’s how to connect with Almaurice:

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The Gig Academy host

Nick Hancock, Openforce Gig Academy Podcast Host and Customer Success Manager of Key Accounts
Nick monitors all areas that pertain to and affects the gig economy and IC model to best advise and meet the needs of Openforce’s clientele. Prior to working at Openforce, Nick worked in both the Dental manufacturing industry and has a background in insurance as a producer.

Nick has a Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies of Humanities from Northern Arizona University and he and his wife are expecting their firstborn daughter in October 2021.

About this episode’s guest

Almaurice Russ, CEO at Bon Voyage Transport
Bon Voyage was founded in September 2015 by Almaurice Russ. Almaurice spent years building a company from scratch, striving to make a legacy for his family. While building this company he never wished it could be easier but, he knew finding a team was necessary. The more help, the more growth. As the famous quote says, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” Bon Voyage Is a family-owned business. We treat our customers with care to ensure that we provide exceptional service. We strive to provide you with affordable rates and abide by your budget. Bon Voyage services the Tri-state area. We can meet your logistical needs. Continue to build your team here at Bon Voyage, the growth of your business will be inevitable.

About Bon Voyage Transport
Our mission at Bon Voyage is simple: to provide high-quality services for our valued clients. Our team goes above and beyond to cater to each project’s specific needs. Through open communication and exceptional service, we hope you’ll find what you’re looking for with our Courier Service. For more information or general inquiries, get in touch today.

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About Openforce

Openforce is the leader in technology-driven services that reduce operating costs and mitigate risk for companies using independent contractors. Our cloud-based applications help companies and contractors alike achieve more sustainable, profitable growth by removing financial, operational, and compliance barriers to getting business done.