The FORT Podcast: Holt Lunsford – Founder & CEO of Holt Lunsford Commercial
Holt Lunsford is the Founder & CEO of Holt Lunsford Commercial, a Dallas-based full-service commercial real estate company. They talk about luck in business, the process of finding and hiring great people, and Holt’s advice for fathers. Enjoy!
(3:08) – Holt’s background and career
(5:30) – The Great Trammel Crowe generation of Texas Real Estate Operators
(19:26) – How much of business success is luck and how much are things that you can control?
(21:28) – Holt’s Growth standards
(24:22) – How long was the business going until you started making hires
(25:24) – What were things you weren’t doing well that people could learn from?
(28:55) – Holt on building relationships with the people he works with and loyalty
(31:21) – Holt on the culture of people moving jobs constantly and attracting the next generation of employees
(36:21)- What within Real Estate has changed dramatically since starting in ’86?
(38:33) – Chris and Holt on life balance
(43:02) – What did you give your kids for their 18th birthday?
(46:19) – What advice would you give your 21-year-old self