Jun 29, 2021
Eric Hardy is the President and CEO of W3R Consulting, a 26-year old staffing and consulting firm based in Southfield, Michigan. Their services include talent consulting, advanced analytics solutions, and technology consulting to companies in various industries, including insurance, healthcare, and retail. As President and CEO, Eric oversees the company’s day-to-day operations and creates strategies that will allow the organization to generate over $100-million within the next five years. Beyond being the leader of a successful consulting firm, Eric is also active in the community, teaching the urban youth about STEM disciplines in the Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program.
Eric joins us today to discuss how W3R Consulting was founded and who inspired him to become an entrepreneur. He discusses the challenges of leading a growing company and how the company found its foothold in the consulting industry. Eric explains how they use data to create strategies without overlooking traditional solutions. He shares his thoughts on Supplier Diversity and his experience with the MBE Certification program. Eric also shares how they give back to the community and why he encourages a culture of philanthropy in his organization.
"There’s no shortage of opportunity - just be wise and pick the right category and area to focus on." - Eric Hardy
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