Tradesman goes public and gets paid
- March 10, 2014 2:26 PM
- By Enza Uda
From B.C. drywaller Scott Payne, and his wife, Julia, after they went public about being "stiffed" by his general contractor for renovations done for Pet Valu. As a result of Go Public's enquiries, the national pet store chain pledged to pay for all outstanding invoices:
"All of the comments on your web page give us a small idea of how many people have had this kind of situation affect their lives. It's really too bad to hear how many people have not been as lucky as us. On the positive note, we have to be grateful for the opportunity that has come to us, because of both of you. You worked like wildfire! And accomplished so much in such a short period of time. Thank you so much. I really hope that this will be another step closer to providing fairness and protection for the little guys who need to work so hard to get ahead, while putting their security on the line, with the possibility of loosing the shirt off their back, in doing so. Being paid by Pet Valu will make such a difference for us, and it would not have happened without you..."