informational speech on la-z-boy

informational speech on la-z-boy - Hello. Before I get...

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Hello. Before I get started I wanna ask if anyone has ever been to Monroe county? It’s right on Lake Erie, 30 minutes south of Detroit, and 20 minutes north of the Ohio border. In Monroe county, the main city is the city of Monroe, where I’m from. Monroe has everything a small city needs: bowling allies, a tiny mall, and an array of chain restaurants. But Monroe has something more; something most small towns do not have: the headquarters of a worldwide corporation. And that corporation is La-Z-Boy. The main points I will be talking to you about is the establishment of La-Z-boy, how the company has grown, and how La-Z-Boy has influenced my community and others around the United States. To begin with, the company was founded by Edward M. Knabusch and Edwin J. Shoemaker during the 1920’s according to La-Z-Boy.com. In the early stages of business the company’s name was Floral City Furniture and it only produced simple tables and chairs in their garage. During the late 20’s the two cousins decided it was time to expand the business and they began constructing a furniture plant a mile north of Monroe on US 24 (which is less than a mile from my house). According to
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