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Eric Holtzclaw

Eric Holtzclaw

Dojo Master Liger Partners


Eric Holtzclaw is an unconventional thinker with 25+ years of experience. He is a founding member of multiple successful start-up companies, including one of the first profitable Internet enterprises.

A trusted advisor to Fortune 500 companies and small business owners alike, Eric uses his extensive experience starting, growing and running his own businesses in concert with a knowledge base from over a decade of business and consumer interviews to accelerate a deeper understanding of the true behaviors, motivations, goals, preferences, and expectations of customers and teams.

Professional experience includes: founding multiple startup companies, including one of the first profitable Internet enterprises; co-founding User Insight which made the Inc 5000 fastest growing companies 3 years in a row; and the creation of new divisions within established companies to encourage a shift in thinking and change in approach.

Eric is an award-winning and sought after speaker and author. He is a regular contributor to several news outlets and his column Lean Forward appears weekly on, where he shares the strategies for successful company growth. He is also the co-host of the weekly podcast "Build Your Best Business" which highlights the stories of those that start and grow companies.

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