SpeedPro Chicago Loop with Eric Lazar

Eric Lazar; Veteran On the Move

This episode features Marine Corps Veteran Eric Lazar, owner of SpeedPro Chicago Loop. Eric transitioned from military service by finishing his college education. After a difficult initial foray into the private sector, Eric identified the skills he lacked and bounced back. He thrived in the marketing and television broadcast industry, eventually becoming a national sales manager in Chicago.

Eric chats with host Joe Crane about his path to entrepreneurship and his decision to become a SpeedPro franchisee. He candidly discusses his early challenges and the hard-won road to success. The episode also dives into the benefits of franchise ownership for veterans, highlighting the opportunities it presents.

.Episode Resources: 

Large Format Printing Services | SpeedPro Chicago Loop

Eric Lazar – SpeedPro Chicago Loop | LinkedIn

Eric’s Email: eric.lazar@speedpro.com 



About Our Guest   

Eric Lazar, a Marine Corps veteran, brings over 25 years of private sector experience to SpeedPro Chicago Loop. His background includes pioneering sales strategies for broadcast television stations and leading successful ventures in the mobile technology industry. Eric’s vision for SpeedPro Chicago Loop stems from his desire to merge his advertising and marketing expertise with a culture of innovation and community engagement. He concurrently serves as a Board Member for the Chicago Marines Foundation as well as the Communications Officer for Project Relo in his efforts to support military veteran causes. 


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