Self made billionaire Eric Lefkofsky is known by many as a “serial entrepreuneur” due to his stellar track record of innovation in multiple areas from the tech industry to the health field. Throughout his dynamic career Lefkofsky has held succesful investments in many businesses as well as being crucially involved in many successful high profile companies. Based in tempus.com, a glance at Lefkofsky’s resume reveals that he was one of the founders of Groupon, a successful online collective action website started in 2007. In 2010 Forbes ranked it as the single fastest growing company in history. Lefkofsky proceeded to cofound a successful analytics company Uptake LLC in 2014 and currently resides as CEO of a groundbreaking health company Tempus, whose innovations in consolidated information system for doctors involving gene sequencing, a comprehensive analytic platform, and safe validation of procedures will change the game in how doctors treat their cancer patients. Check him here: www.insidephilanthropy.com/guide-to-individual-donors/eric-lefkofsky.html
Lefkofsky and his wife are extremely involved in philanthropic efforts directed at making a tangible difference. In 2006 together they formed the Lefkofsky foundation, a charitable trust with the purpose of “supporting charitable, scientific, and educational organizations and causes around the world.” Lefkofsky has remained loyal to where he came from with a vast amount of money going to his hometown of Chicago. Lefkofsky is also a distinguished member of those who have taken the “giving pledge” an initiative started by Bill Gates and Warren Buffet, with the goal of having the world’s wealthiest pledge to donate the majority of their wealth for Philanthropic reasons. Read more news: http://www.chicagotribune.com/classified/realestate/elitestreet/ct-elite-street-glencoe-groupon-lefkofsky-1211-biz-20161206-story.html
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