Dick DeVos is a member of the highly influential family known as the DeVos family, a family that is not only known for their multi-billion dollar business, but also a family that is known for their countless donations to many worthy organizations across the United States that involve civic duties, religion, as well as education reforms. The DeVos family is a family that is known for the family business that is known as Amway Corporation, a business that is a part of the network sales industry and that provides high quality products to households that are located all over the world.
As a member of the DeVos family, Dick DeVos has successfully been able to follow closely down the path of his father, the innovator behind this company and the current leader of the family. As the son of Richard DeVos, Dick DeVos has always had large shoes to fill and has dedicated his entire career to continuing and to growing the legacy of the DeVos family. Dick DeVos is not only an innovator and a businessman, but is also a family man who puts his family in consideration when it comes to making important decisions for the future of himself as well as his family.
Dick DeVos is a rare individual who has known that he has wanted to be a businessman even when he was a young boy. Dick DeVos has fond memories of playing with his brother in the family office of Amway Corporation which was an office that was located in the basement of his family home when he was a child. Even before any formal education, Dick DeVos was a part of the family business and worked hard to file papers, run errands, and to even give product descriptions to the clients of the business.
By college, Dick DeVos knew that he wanted to earn a business degree to become a businessman just like his father. After earning a degree in business administration, Dick DeVos was able to follow in the footsteps of his father and become a part of the company as an official employee. Over the next several decades, Dick DeVos worked hard to prove himself to be a businessman in his own right. Decades later, after joining the company, Dick DeVos eventually went on to be the new CEO of the company and lead the company far into the future and towards more success.