Eric Lefkofsky is the co-founder of a company called Tempus.Tempus is a company that incorporates technology into the equation of cancer research. Tempus helps doctors make determinations based on collected data that has been broken down so that they can analyze it and make important decisions for their patients in order to effectively treat cancer.Tempus is currently making great strides in assisting doctors in creating effective cancer treatment and through their work many are going to get a chance to fight another day. Some of the services that Tempus offers is genomic sequencing, and molecular data analysis, as well as therapeutic analysis.
The goal of the company is to provide the doctors with current information that helps them to make important treatment decisions. By collecting data from individuals the doctors can get a better understanding of what treatments and tactics are the most effective in the process of treatment.
Eric Lefkofsky has a wide variety of past experiences in business. Some of his previous endeavors include giants such as Groupon, Lightbank, and Uptake Technologies. These businesses are all vastly different and operate in diverse industries but they are all highly successful due in part to Eric Lefkofsky’s fresh take on business concepts and structure. He is also quite active with his philanthropy the Lefkofsky Foundations that he and his wife Liz created to help the children and communities of the Chicago area. They are committed to using their abilities to help those in need or in less than stable situations.
Eric Lefkofsky is also a published author having written Accelerated Disruption: The Speed Of Innovation. The book was well received and regarded by many to be a must read. He is also an adjunct professor at the University Of Chicago. Eric Lefkowsky graduated with his Masters Degree from Michigan University and received his Juris Doctor from Michigan Law School. Although he received a law degree he quickly realized that there were many possibilities in the business and science world. He has canceled in all of these industries and has driven the companies that he has co-founded to great success.
Eric Lefkofsky has an immense amount of knowledge and experience across many different fields and industries which he effectively uses to get results and drive overall success. One thing is alike in all of his business ventures, though. They are all very successful and contribute a vital need or service to the public. Although he is very successful he also knows the importance of contributing to the people in his area that need it and being a pillar of the community. He is able to accomplish both with determination and vision. No doubt, there will be more accomplishments on the horizon for him.
Read more about Lefkofsky in his Forbes articles.