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Eric Lefkofsky

Entrepreneur + Billionaire + Philanthropist
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Born Sep 13, 1969

Eric Paul Lefkofsky is a U.S. -born entrepreneur. He is co-founder of LightBank; founder & director of InnerWorkings, Inc. , Echo Global Logistics, Inc. , Mediaocean and Groupon, Inc. In March 2011, Forbes named him one of 2011's new billionaires.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1969 Birth Born in 1969.

TEENAGE

1987 18 Years Old After graduating from Southfield-Lathrup High School in 1987, Lefkofsky attended the University of Michigan and graduated with honors in 1991.

TWENTIES

1993 24 Years Old 1 More Event
He continued on at University of Michigan Law School to receive his Juris Doctor in 1993.

THIRTIES

1999 30 Years Old In 1999, Lefkofsky and Keywell created an early Internet company called Starbelly that specialized in promotional products. … Read More
2001 32 Years Old After Starbelly, Lefkofsky, co-founded InnerWorkings in the fall of 2001. … Read More
2005 36 Years Old In February 2005, Lefkofsky and Keywell created a freight logistics company called Echo Global Logistics. … Read More
2006 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2006, Lefkofsky and Keywell founded MediaBank, a media-buying technology company. … Read More
2008 39 Years Old In May 2008, Lefkofsky joined the committee to bring the 2016 Summer Olympics to Chicago, Chicago 2016. … Read More
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