10-year-old boy runs online company

Created: 09/04/2014 11:14 AM
By: Tori Shaw, WPSD

(WPSD) --  A 10-year-old Kentucky boy may be America's youngest CEO.

Jack Jones is CEO of JR Jones Management Group, a company that buys and sells textbooks online.

"The joy of people learning is one thing we take pride in," he says.

We meaning Jack and his four employees. One of them is Marketing Director Skylar Swalls, who is also 10.

"Working for Jack is like a day at Disneyland," Skylar says.

This is a small business now, but Jack runs it like a larger corporation. Every one in a while they have meetings around a conference table where Jack and his employees talk about important topics such as the employee handbook.

"There's no alcohol or weapons in the workplace. That's in our book," he notes.

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