Eric Paul Lefkofsky is an American serial entrepreneur with a wide range of successful startups in the world of business. Eric Paul Lefkofsky is also the CEOP and Founder of the Tempus Company based in the United States. Eric Lefkofsky is the Founder and Chairman of the Groupon Company. For over three decades of professional experience, Eric Paul Lefkofsky has founded many companies including the Echo Global Logistics Company that serves in more than 10 countries in the world. Eric Paul Lefkofsky has successfully helped numerous investors based in the United States to invest through is founded Lightbank Investment Banking Firm based in the United States.
Eric Paul Lefkofsky was born in Southfield, Michigan. Eric Paul Lefkofsky has a technical background because his mother is a former teacher and his father is a structural engineer. With a Jewish origin, Eric Paul Lefkofsky has successfully amassed a great amount of wealth with better business values in the country. Eric Paul Lefkofsky has a brother who is a practicing legal representative based in Michigan. Eric Paul Lefkofsky’s sister Jodi is a teacher at a local elementary school based in Michigan. Eric Paul Lefkofsky graduated from the University of Michigan with the highest honors in business. Eric Paul Lefkofsky received his Juris doctorate from the University of Michigan Law School.
Eric Paul Lefkofsky commenced the journey of business and entrepreneurship while still in college by selling carpets. During that time, he saved the money he made from selling carpets to help him take off in the world of business at the highest rates. When he graduated from college, he teamed up with his friend Brad Keywell to borrow money from their friends to help them purchase the Wisconsin-based Brandon Apparel Company. This was the beginning of their success in the business world.
In 1999, Keywell and Eric Paul Lefkofsky created the first internet company named StarBell Communications Company that specialized in product promotions. Starbelly Company experienced massive growth before the Halo Industries acquired it in 2000. Eric Paul Lefkofsky also joined Halo to become its CEO. His success as an entrepreneur goes beyond the business levels.