Age: 53.

Where born: Logan.

Family: Wife Gayle Dunford Wilson and children Bentley, Heidi, Cameron, Amy, Ginny and Katie.

Education: Bachelor of Science and Juris Doctor, University of Utah.

Primary products: Legal services.

Primary markets: Full range of legal services in the Intermountain region.

Number of employees: 160.


First "real" job: Grain bagger and grease monkey on thrashing machine.

Management style: Set goals, delegate responsibility; expect follow through; allow others to learn from their mistakes.

Strategy for success: Work hard; do it now; when the going gets tough, the tough get going.

A memorable failure: Inability to train an expensive horse into a predictable saddle horse.

Heroes: Lech Walesa, Joseph Jones (senior partner when I joined our firm 25 years ago).

Leisure time and hobbies: Second home in Midway, my horses and cane and walking stick collection.

Favorite books and movies: Books: "The Road Less Traveled" by M. Scott Peck and "My Life in Court" by Louis Nizer. Movies: "Dr. Zhivago" and "Empire of the Sun."