Steve Jones -  Global Chairman and CEO, Allied Universal

Stadium to Boardroom Podcast Features Allied Universal CEO Steve Jones -- How Lessons from the Football Field Impact Business Success

IRVINE, Calif. – Feb. 13, 2024 – Allied Universal® global chairman and CEO Steve Jones is a featured guest on the Stadium to Boardroom podcast sharing how he applied lessons learned on the football field to successful strategies that grew Allied Universal into the world’s leading security and facility services company.

Jones discusses how playing sports instills the values of hard work, preparation and dedication – all keys to business success.  He emphasizes the importance of confidence and motivation to be a strong business leader. Jones also reflects on how sports teach resiliency in the face of winning and losing to successfully address setbacks when building a business.

“Sports teach us valuable lessons and skills that are critical to building a successful business through leadership and teamwork,” Jones said.  “First and foremost, if you played a sport, you know what it takes to succeed -- hard work, dedication and commitment.  The humility of winning and losing is another important lesson to prepare you for the ups and downs of running a business and reaching the peak of success.

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