Episode 174: Harnessing Relationships to Influence w/ Justin McFarland

When it comes to relationships, everything starts with a genuine connection. This can propel your team’s influence in your department and organization overall. Justin McFarland, Executive Vice President of Information Technology at McCarthy, has realized the importance of a leader pouring into one’s people and the power of pausing to celebrate your team’s success. Do you understand what it takes to represent your people and your department? Listen to episode 174 for insights.

Bio: Justin McFarland serves as the Executive Vice President of Information Technology at McCarthy Holdings, Inc., the parent company of McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. and Castle Contracting. In this role, he oversees all strategic and operational aspects of technology strategy, implementation, and innovation at McCarthy. Over the course of his twenty plus years of technology and consulting experience, he has spent considerable time across four major industries – food distribution, medical device manufacturing, consumer goods manufacturing and packaging, and engineering and construction. A pragmatic technology leader with a diverse business background, he applies this broad experience to McCarthy’s approach to technology across all areas of the business. Justin holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Business Administration from Washington University in St. Louis.

Justin’s Something Extra: Genuine connection.

Links and Mentions: 

– Lisa Nichols, Host
– Scott Crosby, Executive Producer
– Daniel Williams, Recording Engineer