Our Team
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V.P. Strategy
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Thomas Lachocki Ph.D

EDUCATION

  • Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge, LA — Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry; minor Analytical Chemistry, 1988

  • Lock Haven University - Lock Haven, PA — B.S. Chemistry, 1983

 

BUSINESS GROWTH EXPERIENCE

CEO, Executive Legacy, llc, Colorado Springs, 2018- present

  • Assists business owners to master business while maintaining life balance.

 

CEO, National Swimming Pool Fndn, Colorado Springs, 2003-2018

  • Turned around an educational publisher and achieved growth from $1 million (2003) to $5.9 million (2018). As a result, we helped more people live happier, healthier and safer lives. In 2018, we delivered classroom and online educational programs to over 45,000 industry professionals in 70 countries.

BioLab, Inc., Dir. of Product Development, Decatur, GA 1994-2003

  • Supported 11 U.S. and international businesses delivering innovative products. New product sales increased from $34 million (1994) to $150 million (2003). Coordinated efforts with domestic and international Marketing, Sales, Manufacturing, Regulatory Affairs, outside researchers and vendors. Guided intellectual property efforts and earned 8 patents that created a competitive barrier of 90%+ of new product sales.

 

Vista Chemical Co. (now Sasol), Sr. Research Chemist, Austin, TX 1988-1994

  • Exploratory research, market development, and technical support in technology fields including surfactants, lubricants solvents, thickeners, and catalyst supports.