Edwards, John G.
May 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/19/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p14
An interview with Chad Stone, owner of Las Vegas, Nevada-based computer repair company PC911. He discloses that he decided to burn vegetable oil rather than diesel in his business's trucks. He relates how his expansion plan became a reality after meeting an unidentified Wall Street investor who was willing to make an undisclosed investment in the company. He hopes to expand his business in other states.


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