Episode from the podcastEECO Asks Why Podcast

065. Hero - Jack Lawson, Board Member and former President/CEO at EECO

Released Sunday, 10th January 2021
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If you're looking for inspiration this conversation hits the mark.  Jack Lawson shares many lessons and stories he had throughout his stellar career.  Jack served as the President and CEO at EECO and was able the lead through several areas of significant change.  In fact being a "change agent" was something he remembers fondly and gives wonderful advice for those that truly want to make an impact around them. From implementing the first computer system, fax machine and automated inventory system he saw how the world around him was changing and how he needed to prepare people to be able to serve the changing needs of the market.

Jack shares about how his mentors shaped his thinking and ultimately taught him what not to do.  His leadership style was one of compassion and great vision.  Throughout all of this he mentions that at his retirement his daughters told him they never once felt like he wasn't there.  That speaks to the character of Jack and how he never lost focus on the most important things in life.

He shares his love of music and how his life has transitioned to a wonderful family farmhouse that started with a massive renovation project.  From that project they now have two rental properties and guests from all over visit on a consistent basis.  Jack has a positive outlook on life and his wisdom and insight made such an impact on so many people and continues to make an impact wherever he is to this day.  Sit back and enjoy this story from one of our heroes! 

Guest: Jack Lawson
Host: Chris Grainger
Executive Producer: Adam Sheets


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