Grant Griffiths goes global from a small town basement

Grant Griffiths Interview

Grant Griffiths founded a global high-tech company from his basement in a small town of fewer than 4,000 people, and he’s been successful for five years now.

Grant Griffiths speaking at an event.

Grant Griffiths shares what has made his business a global success from a small town. Photo by Becky McCray.


Grant explains how he founded his business with his son and works with a virtual team of people all over the world. Grant likes to say he’s a cranky sort, but he’s dedicated to his customers. We also talk about youth entrepreneur perspectives today.

Find Grant’s business at Headway Themes.

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If you’re “just a business owner” or “just” someone in a small town, you often feel like you’re the only one. Either the only one with a positive outlook or the only one who is trying to create change. The whole point of this podcast is to bring all of us together. You are not alone.

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About Becky McCray

Becky started Small Biz Survival in 2006 to share rural business and community building stories and ideas with other small town business people. She and her husband own a retail liquor store in Alva, Oklahoma, and a small cattle ranch nearby. Becky is an international speaker on small business.

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  1. Grant Griffiths says

    Becky, I had a blast talking with you about our business and especially my business partner and son Clay. Thanks!!!

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