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Tag: Miami Lighthouse for the Blind

The Miami Lighthouse: An Innovation Engine on CEO Virginia Jacko’s Watch

April 10, 2018 0 Comments

     Virginia Jacko
 The Blind Visionary

Virginia Jacko and I tell her incredible true story in our book The Blind Visionary (www.GovernanceEdge.com):  losing her eyesight while serving as a senior financial executive at Purdue University; starting all over as …

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The Blind Visionary Reaches Out Aggressively

October 3, 2016 0 Comments
Virginia Jacko The Blind Visionary

Virginia Jacko
The Blind Visionary

Virginia Jacko is one of the most extraordinary CEOs I’ve ever worked with.  Not only did she start all over again as a vocational rehabilitation student at the Miami Lighthouse after losing her eyesight while …

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The Blind Visionary: Keeping Her Ego in Check and Things in Perspective

January 5, 2016 0 Comments
Virginia Jacko The Blind Visionary

Virginia Jacko
The Blind Visionary

Two previous articles at this blog have talked about Virginia Jacko, who lost her eyesight while serving as a senior financial executive at Purdue University, started all over as a vocational rehabilitation student in 2001,

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From Tragedy To a Passionate New CEO Mission

June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Virginia Jacko at the Lighthouse Blind Babies Christmas Party

Virginia Jacko at the Miami Lighthouse Blind Babies Christmas Party

My April 1 inaugural post at this blog introduces a truly extraordinary nonprofit chief executive, Virginia Jacko, President & CEO of the Miami Lighthouse for the Blind, who is a …

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Virginia Jacko: CEO Extraordinaire

April 1, 2015 4 Comments

See the Light luncheonThis inaugural post features a truly extraordinary CEO, Virginia Jacko, who became president & CEO of the Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired in 2005.  Not only was Virginia the first blind CEO of the Lighthouse in its …

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