#57 Joe Vernachio: On Being a Pro


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Joe Vernachio is currently the Chief Operating Officer at Allbirds. He was previously the President of Mountain Hardwear, one of the leading mountain sport brands in the world. Joe is a seasoned retail industry veteran where he began working at Patagonia in the late 1980s and he spent over a decade at Nike. In this episode we discuss:

-Commonalities of the best leaders he's worked for

-How he earned his real life MBA working at Nike

-How he's tried to balance his ambitious career while being a present father and husband

-Why "being a pro" is one of the most important principals he leads with, and more..


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