Retire Repurposed Podcast

Retirement Stories: Building a Company on Faith and Prayer

On this episode, we continue our series on retirement stories with Vern Anderson. Vern is one of the original co-founders of Douglas Machine, Inc., a successful and long-standing manufacturing company based in Alexandria, MN. At 79 years old, Vern continues a life of impact which has included releasing his first book in 2021 called, “Threshold of Faith: One Man’s Journey to Finding God’s Best.” In this podcast, Vern shares the ups and downs of starting Douglas Machine in the 1960s and how prayer played an important role.