Upon leaving the Presidency at age 65, George Washington started what would become in the following 2 years, the largest distillery in America.
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Until the end of the 19th century, there were few big businesses so the history of the term “small business” is less than 150 years. Today, no other phrase comes close to describing companies up to 500 employees.
Founded in 1847, America’s oldest and largest flag company is still family owned and operated.