Best Selling Author, Consultant and Entrepreneur

Ruth King

Ruth King is well known as “The Profitability Master.” She is passionate about helping small business owners get profitable and stay profitable.

Ruth is a serial entrepreneur having owned 8 businesses in the past 37+ years. One of her businesses, Business Ventures Corporation, began operations in 1981. Through Business Ventures, she coaches, trains, and helps contractors and others achieve the business growth and goals they want to achieve.

Ruth In the News!

Ruth’s Books

Truth About Managing People
Truth About Small Business

The 37 Books You Should Read To Run A Successful Startup

Ruth’s books “The Courage to be Profitable” and “The Ugly Truth about Cash” were named 2 of the 37 books all start ups should read. The British based online publication of Fupping published the list.

Check it out!

You’ll want to give a copy to all of your managers.

What a terrific book. Easy to read, easy to digest, easy to remember, yet packed with powerful lessons and reminders of what we often know to be true, but at times don’t practice.

– Jan Dahlin Geiger – Amazon 5 Star Review for “The Ugly Truth about Managing People”

How to Work With Ruth

Contractor Cents Podcast

Observations and Answers with Ruth King

Ruth King Profitability Movement Logo

Profitability Movement Community

Tools/processes to get and stay profitable…and build wealth.

Upcoming Events

September 21-23, 2021

October 7-8, 2021

Women in Energy

At Women in Energy in October, I’ll be speaking on “How to be Mentally Tough” –  Newport, RI

October 13-16, 2021

Women in HVACR

At Women in HVACR in October, I will be speaking on “Sales, Negotiation, and Mental Toughness” –  St. Peter’s Beach, FL

October 20-22, 2021


At the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association (PHCC) in October, I will be speaking on “Proper Pricing for Profit” –  Kansas City, MO

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