JAX Refrigeration Brings Best Selling Author to Jacksonville to Inspire Others
JAX Refrigeration, along with YPO Florida, Nimnicht Chevrolet and Palm Beach Autographs sponsored an appearance from the best-selling author of "Eyes Wide Open." Author and TED speaker Issac Lidsky shared his inspirational story during a book signing and speaking presentation held at Intuition Ale Works in Jacksonville on May 22, 2017. Mr. Lidsky is 37-years-old and blind. He was born with retinitis pigmentosa, a rare degenerative disease of the retina, from age 12 to 25 he slowly lost his sight. Over the years, he has been a child television star (he played series regular "Weasel" on NBC’s "Saved By The Bell: The New Class"), a Supreme Court clerk (for Justices Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg), and the co-founder of an internet startup.
He shared his insight about the foundation of his new book: "Eyes Wide Open", Overcoming Obstacles and Recognizing Opportunities in a World That Can’t See Clearly. Mr. Lidsky is regularly asked by the media to provide his commentary on the construction industry, leadership and/or entrepreneurship and has been featured in numerous national media, including Forbes, The New York Times, MSNBC, U.S. News & World Report, 60 Minutes, CNN, Voice of America, Business News Daily, Daily Business Review, Business Insider, Men’s Health, People Magazine, the National Law Journal and the American Bar Association Journal. Visit Isaac Lidsky online.