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Man with No Name

By: Wally Amos

...ne Wasner, Russell Isaacs, Lee Simms, Literacy Volunteers of America, The National Center for Family Literacy, David McCor­ mack, The Hartford Insura... ...eeting with Mr. Polo Shirt in Los Angeles, the divorce between me and the nationally renowned cookie company I had founded and built had become fin... ...leasure of making a difference. The standard of business goes up. The key players in The (Nameless) Amos If you have boundless enthusiasm for the t... ...ducation from Johnson and Wales Uni­ versity, was inducted into the Babson College Academy of Dis­ tinguished Entrepreneurs, and was honored with the ... ... in Doing • 127 Later that month, Christine and I attended a prestigious awards ceremony-the Hero Awards, hosted by Cheeseborough Ponds-to benefit ... ... splendid program, distributed to hundreds of movers and shak­ ers at the awards dinner, featured a free advertisement for Uncle Noname. Our new log... ...ll. I shared ideas and my love of the cookie business with one of the key players in the game. Although we might never do busi­ ness together, I had ... ... took part in the Aloha Bowl Parade, an annual event to help kick off the college bowl football game. My brightly-colored pickup truck, which Christ... ... the Aloha Bowl Parade, an annual event to help kick off the college bowl football game. My brightly-colored pickup truck, which Christine had pain...

...The story of how the founder of the Famous Amos Cookie Company lost everything, including his name----and turned adversity into opportunity. This revealing book chronicles Wally's loss of the cookie empire that he had built, to the opening of The Uncle Noname Cookie C...

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