15. Bob East - East Harding, Inc.

46 minutes

Bob East is the co-founder and former owner of East Harding, Inc. and former CEO and owner of Advanced Cabling Systems. He founded East Harding, Inc. in 1974 and quickly grew it to primarily encompass commercial projects, including the convention center and baseball park in Little Rock, Ark. In 1998, Bob purchased Advanced Cabling Systems, a technology integration company specializing in structured cabling, fire alarm systems, intercom, and protection systems.

Bob has been a community staple in Little Rock, serving as President of the Little Rock Downtown Partnership and working with the Little Rock Airport Commission, Arkansas Nature Conservancy, Arkansas Cancer Research Center, and Bank OZK.

In this episode, Bob discusses how he overcame barriers in business and built multiple successful companies based on trust and culture.

Be sure to subscribe to "How That Happened" to receive our latest episodes, learn more about our guests, and collect resources on how to better manage your business.

For bonus content and additional show notes, visit http://www.hogantaylor.com/how-that-happened-episode-15.

Copyright 2020 HoganTaylor LLP. All Rights Reserved. To view the HoganTaylor general terms & conditions, visit www.hogantaylor.com

More episodes from How That Happened

70. Bart Milligan – Chick-fil-A – The Power of Branding

Bart Milligan is the operator of two Chick-fil-A restaurants in the Tulsa, Oklahoma area. He holds a degree in accounting from Georgia State …

69. Mike Dillard – Century Martial Arts – A Fighter’s Guide to Thriving in Business

Mike Dillard is the CEO of Century Martial Arts (Century), which was founded in 1976. Since then, Century has grown to be a worldwide leader of martial arts equipment and today conducts …

67. Chris Young – Oklahoma State University – Lessons in Leadership from a Tennis Coach

Chris Young is the Director of Tennis and the Head Coach of Women's Tennis at Oklahoma State University. He has been at the helm of the OSU tennis program for more than 12 years compiling a …

66. John Hickey – Hall Estill – Cannabis Law in Oklahoma

John Hickey is a shareholder at Hall Estill, an Oklahoma-based law firm. He handles a wide variety of litigation matters such as commercial and …

65. Jeff Wilkie – HoganTaylor – Managing Remote Teams

Jeff Wilkie is a Principal at HoganTaylor and leads the Firm’s Human Capital Strategies (HCS) services—a role he’s held for seven years.

This week we …

How you can listen to this podcast

You can listen to episodes right here on the website, or if you prefer, in a podcast app. Listening in an app makes it easier to keep track of what you’ve already heard, listen without using your data plan and many other conveniences.

Recommended apps
Start listening to Introducing "How That Happened" with Robert Wagner and Aaron Ackerman
24:49
Start listening to Introducing "How That Happened" with Robert Wagner and Aaron Ackerman
24:49