Landon comes to Viking having successfully bought, grown, and sold two businesses of his own. For his first entrepreneurial endeavor Landon bought a Meineke Car Care center, more than doubled revenue in the first year, and was awarded rookie of the year. Landon sold the business 2 years after buying it and increasing the value by 5x.
For his second endeavor Landon bought a CertaPro Painters franchise, where he again won rookie of the year and also set the record for the most revenue ever produced by a first year franchisee. Over 3 year’s Landon more than quadrupled revenue and increased the business value by 7x. Between entrepreneurial endeavors Landon has extensive experience in logistics and warehousing. Landon earned an industrial engineering degree from George Tech and an MBA from Vanderbilt University. When he’s not working Landon enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids. His hobbies include investing in commercial real estate and mountain biking.