In this weeks home automation show of Automation Unplugged, Paul Starkey, Partner at PrepTech and Aspire Liquidity Partners shares how he and his wife are fighting against sex trafficking through their organization, Building Better Lives.
This week's home automation podcast features our host Ron Callis interviewing Paul Starkey. Recorded live on Wednesday, October 27th, 2021, at 12:30 p.m. EST.
About Paul Starkey
Paul Starkey is a 28-year Custom Installation Industry veteran focused on helping others reach their top potential, building a great business, and innovating when it seems impossible. Paul began his CI career at ELAN under Square D in 1993. As the Sales Vice President at Elan, he engineered a buyout with fellow managers and sold the business to Nortek Control in 2003. Over the years, Paul has raised venture capital and been involved in a dozen buy-sell transactions. Recently, Paul sold VITAL MGMT and has co-founded PrepTech and Aspire Liquidity Partners with Steve Firszt. They have also authored Hitting for the Cycle, a guidebook for the CI space. Outside of the business, Paul and his wife have founded a charitable organization, Building Better Lives, to actively support and raise money for the fight against sex trafficking.
- Aspire Liquidity Partners, a guided partnership designed to position your company for maximum value extraction
- PrepTech, a job program dedicated to training and connecting qualified talent to businesses in the CI industry
- How Paul and his wife are fighting against sex trafficking through their organization, Building Better Lives
- DMF Lighting's partnership with Building Better Lives