Drew is in the truest sense of the word an entrepreneur. He has started a number of entrepreneurial ventures, the most prominent being a classic bootstrap start-up called Checkdate Solutions that became a regional & national fastest growth company in the HCM industry. Drew merged Checkdate Solutions with industry leader Paycor and stepped away to start Acumen. Acumen is a catalytic iron-sharpening-iron environment forged from the fiery furnace of entrepreneurial battle, marketplace survival and integration of the timeless wisdom of the ages. Through Acumen, Drew’s heart is to help business owners leverage the influence of their business platform to “grow the top line, maximize the bottom line, and enrich the story line.” Drew is co-author of the Amazon bestselling book “Sharpen; A Guidebook for Business Ownership & Adventures in Leadership.” Drew has been married to his wife Sarah for 31 years and has 4 children.