The Man Behind The Fireworks CounterPlay
Eli O'Connell is general manager of Shelton fireworks in West Harrison, Indiana.
We check in with him about business today.
He tells Here & Now he went to bed at 5:30 a.m. this morning and got up at 7:30 a.m., he expects to be working late tonight too.
O'Connell says business starts picking up around Memorial Day.
Tonight he and his staff may celebrate the end of the busy season with a few fireworks of their own.
- Eli O'Connell, general manager of Shelton Fireworks in West Harrison, Indiana.
This segment aired on July 4, 2013.