Summer Rodman is the CEO and president of Amazon Hose and Rubber, a stocking distributor of hoses, hose accessories, and sheet rubber. Amazon focuses on custom hose assemblies, holds many MWBE and government certifications, and specializes in safety. Summer’s expertise has created this 30,000 square foot warehouse located in Orlando. She graduated with her masters in creative writing from Naropa University’s Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics. Summer serves as a valuable asset for this family-owned business founded in 1919 and run by three generations of women.
“We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes — understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.” – Arianna Huffington, editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post