Print
Technology

Info Junkie: A. Kevin Lackey

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 16, 2018
Kevin Lackey

A. Kevin Lackey

Business Development Manager, Brunswick Business & Industry Development

In his role with Brunswick County’s economic development group, Kevin Lackey uses technology to help him juggle multiple responsibilities.

“I am all for heavy lifting upfront for better efficiencies and product on the back end,” he says. “Currently I am implementing HubSpot CRM for project and process management as well as utilizing Adobe Illustrator, Canva and Google Earth Pro among others for marketing materials.”

Regularly reads The Wall Street Journal, Business North Carolina, Greater Wilmington Business Journal and Triad Business Journal.

Favorite podcasts include Marketing School with Neil Patel and Eric Siu that uses “short, five-minute clips that introduce new technologies and techniques to broaden the reach of small- to mid-size companies and organizations.”

Watches Sailing La Vagabonde on YouTube “or anything my wife ropes me into at that moment. Currently ‘we’ are watching Forever on Amazon starring Maya Rudolph and Fred Armisen."

For books: “During hurricane evacuation to D.C. I read What The CEO Wants You to Know by Ram Charan – great book discussing the similarities between street vendors and CEOs and how to deconstruct a business down to its basic driving forces to diagnose how it is working.”

On social media, recommends checking out Chedder Inc. on Linkedin for videos on innovative products and services.
Ico insights

INSIGHTS

SPONSORS' CONTENT
Beckybrown 1041811127

Are there Tax Benefits to Home Buying Before Year-End?

Becky Brown - KBT Realty
Yasminheadshotwithlogo

How Reading Works

Yasmin Tomkinson - Cape Fear Literacy Council
Aaeaaqaaaaaaaaidaaaajdhiztrkodm0lte2yjetngrkmy1hotrmltawmdvlmwqyztmymw

Please and Thank You Go a Long Way

Diane Durance - UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Trending News

Top Stories No. 7: Vertex Railcar Reaches End Of The Line

Cece Nunn - Dec 14, 2018

Info Junkie: Chandler Hatch

Staff Reports - Dec 14, 2018

Top Stories No. 5: Industrial Companies Announce Investments

Christina Haley O'Neal - Dec 14, 2018

KWHCoin Taps Into Blockchain

Johanna Cano - Dec 14, 2018

Rulmeca Rolls Into New Space

Christina Haley O'Neal - Dec 14, 2018

In The Current Issue

Top Stories No. 3: Major Transportation Projects Get Underway

2018 Year in Review: The year saw significant investments in transportation projects around the area, including at the port, airport and maj...


Cape Fear Museum Gets Smithsonian Affiliation

Cape Fear Museum of History and Science has received a coveted designation. The museum is now one of only seven organizations in the state t...


Top Stories No. 1: Hurricane Brings Major Flooding, Damage

2018 Year in Review: Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach on the morning of Sept. 14 as a Category 1 hurricane, with the...

Book On Business

The 2018 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!


Galleries

Videos

2018 Power Breakfast - Dishing on the Restaurant Biz
2018 WilmingtonBiz Expo - Keynote Lunch with Eric Dinenberg, Rouse Properties
2017 Health Care Heroes