As a founder and the CEO of VARIDESK, Jason McCann’s mission is to help companies reimagine a more Active Workspace — one with happier and more productive people.
A lifelong entrepreneur, Jason has more than 20 years of experience building and running successful companies. He first learned understand the importance of putting the customer as a child, while sweeping up hair at his mom's hair salons in Galveston, TX. From there, he earned his undergraduate degree and MBA from the University of Houston.
Today, Jason oversees all aspects of VARIDESK from design, to sales, customer service and distribution. VARIDESK started with one innovative product and has grown to be a global leader in workspace innovation with products sold in over 100 countries.
His leadership is why VARIDESK is known for exceptional customer service and quality products that are easy to set up and simple to use. In fact, you can find VARIDESK products in more than 98% of Fortune 500 offices.
January 15th, 2019 | Season 1 | 46 mins 52 secs
Today’s startup story comes from Jason McCann, founder and CEO of Varidesk. While Varidesk is a global company today, Jason's story is not one where you assume everything he has ever done has been a success. Today he shares his early beginnings from selling beach chairs all the way to the burst of the dot.com bubble and later, how Varidesk came to be.