Brian Milholland is the 2015 SBA California Small Business Person of the Year.
Brian Milholland began his electrician's career while serving his country in the U.S. Army in 1984. There he was trained as a helicopter electrician and served in that military occupation for three years. While stationed as a paratrooper at Fort Bragg North Carolina, Brian studied residential and commercial wiring. Brian received the U.S. Army Good Conduct Medal as well as parachutist and Sharpshooter Badges. After leaving the Army in 1987, Brian worked for a general contractor for two years. He acquired his California Electrical Contractors license and opened a small home-based business in 1990. Brian's business did well in the 90s with construction on the rise. However, as the economy started to become volatile in 2007, all construction came to a halt jeopardizing the business. Brian successfully navigated Milholland Electric through turmoil, by quickly repurposing the company and its assets;... Read More