Dodgen’s Class C Doctrine

July 2, 2001 by · Comments Off on Dodgen’s Class C Doctrine 

John Dodgen, 75, president and CEO of Born Free Motorcoach Inc., tried to retire in 1991. “I went to Florida for the winter,” Dodgen said. “They asked me to cover the Tampa Supershow and I ended up selling five units. I went to another show a week later and sold three more. That ended my retirement. It lasted two and a half months. They said I couldn’t leave.” Being unable to walk away wasn’t unusual for Dodgen. He founded Dodgen Industries in 1947 to build automated... Read more