Don has been a dynamic and positive force in Michigan's Lansing area and beyond for 40 years. He established Heat 'N Sweep, a highly acclaimed Michigan business he's been running profitably every single year since 1977.
He's a multi-passionate entrepreneur at heart, and has created and run many businesses in addition to Heat 'N Sweep, from manufacturing designer lighting to being an international distributor of jet skis as well as business consulting.
Through business consulting, he's helped many businesses get back on track. People have always gravitated to Don for advice on their business and also their personal life.
Don was raised Methodist and continues to have a base in Christianity. At around 30 years old, he also discovered Buddhism and began his Buddhist path. He was ordained as a Zen Buddhist priest in 2002.
A way of living rather than a religion, Buddhist philosophy helps guide Don in his daily business and personal life. For a number of years, Don ran a local community meditation center.
Don's mission is to share his business and life philosophy with the business community. He teaches a way of life that will take any business endeavor to the next level while promoting a well-rounded and happy life.
While passionately Making Living Better through running Heat 'N Sweep, taking great care of his clients and employees and consulting fellow business owners, Don continues to lead a disciplined and well-rounded life.
He practices meditation on a daily basis and experiences a life of strong spiritual connection. He also practices healthy living essentials, incorporating exercise, such as walking and biking, and healthy food into his daily routine. He focuses on living a life aligned with right livelihood and being of service.
Don believes everyone’s birthright is a joy-filled, rewarding and blessed life. Through sharing his expertise, he allows people to realize their true potential and live a joyful, happy and fulfilling life on all levels.
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