Big-D Construction’s CEO, Jack Livingood, was recently selected by Utah Business as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the state.
Every three years, Utah Business magazine features the 100 Most Influential People—individuals who are key to shaping the economic, political and social climate of the state. From the halls of government to powerful boardrooms, these are the people who are responsible for creating the widely held perception that Utah is the most business-friendly state in the nation. The 100 Most Influential People, while leading top companies and heading important government agencies, also have a wider impact beyond their own organizations, nurturing a vibrant and expanding economy.
The publication had the following to say about Jack:
During Jack Livingood’s career, Big-D has grown from a small family business to one of the top builders in the nation. Big-D has successfully completed more than 100 million square feet of projects and employs more than 500 people in six offices throughout the western United States.
Most Powerful Influence: His father, Dee Livingood. “He taught me the values that have defined my business career. He was the best man I have ever known.”
Advice to Execs: “Have passion for what you do and create an environment where good people can succeed.”