Eric Lefkofsky: A Businessman With a Big Heart

Eric Lefkofsky is one of the more notable entrepreneurs of this day and age. He is a Co-founder and CEO of Tempus, Echo Global Logistics, InnerWorkings, Mediaocean, Uptake, and the booming online coupon site that has become used and loved by people all over the world, Groupon. Click and read related site: http://www.chicagotribune.com/classified/realestate/elitestreet/ct-elite-street-glencoe-groupon-lefkofsky-1211-biz-20161206-story.html

 

Lefkofsky grew up Southfield, a city in the state of Michigan. Michigan remained his home throughout his whole life. After graduating from his local high school, Southfield-Lathrup, he attended University of Michigan to attain his degree. While in college, Lefkofsky was a star student. He graduated from the school with honors in 1991 and went on to attend University Of Michigan Law School. By 1993, he had graduated with a Juris Doctor.

 

He also works hard to do good in this world and better his community so that he can leave this world a better place than he found it. Eric Lefkofsky and his wife are both passionate about education and the sciences, so they put their funds and energy into benefiting those things. In 2006 Eric Lefkofsky and his wife started a charitable trust that is used to fund sciences and education all around the world. Their charitable giving spirit makes the world a better place for children and adults seeking education every day.

 

That’s not all that he does to help his community either. Eric Lefkofsky has devoted a lot of his time and energy into the Children’s Memorial Hospital of Chicago, and The art Institute of Chicago. He serves as a board member for both of these institutions. Much of his life’s work has gone into these projects. It would seem that he has a true passion for children. Both in ensuring that they grow up in a world where they can be educated, and also receive quality health care.

 

Lefkofsky’s energy and devotion towards his business projects is only matched by his passion for community improvement and philanthropist work. He serves as an inspiration to many young people up and coming in the business world today. See www.insidephilanthropy.com/guide-to-individual-donors/eric-lefkofsky.html.

 

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