Greg E. Lindberg

Commentary

Memorandum in Support of Defendant Greg Lindberg’s Motion for Judgement of Acquittal Under Rule 29(c) Or, Alternatively, For a New Trial Under Rule 33.

In early April 2020, Mr. Lindberg’s Legal team filed a motion for a judgement of acquittal or a new trial based on insufficient evidence and a failure to identify an “official act” in his previous trial. The government’s theory on what constituted an official act was pressed upon the jury; the jury was not given […]

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How We Maintain World Class Compliance And Risk Management Without Hierarchy

It’s human nature that the more liberty you have, the more responsibility you have. In countries with less liberty, citizens have less responsibility for their self-governance. In the most free countries, people take their rights and responsibilities as citizens most seriously.  Our goal has always been to maximize the independence, autonomy, and liberty of our operating units, […]

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Update on Recent Acquisitions & Organic Growth

Eli Global’s portfolio companies have closed a record annual number of acquisitions this year, with 24 acquisitions in 2018 to date. Companies acquired are in the health care, financial services, IT, aerospace, software, and cybersecurity sectors, and they’re located in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia. This year’s acquisitions build upon Eli Global’s continuing […]

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Growth That Creates Good

In our earliest years of working to build the company that later became Eli Global, we noticed that health care providers needed our help navigating complex reimbursement and regulatory systems so that they could devote more of their time and energy caring for patients. We launched newsletters and other reference tools designed to make it […]

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Eli Global Founder, Greg E. Lindberg, Featured in Triangle Business Journal

Greg Lindberg was featured as the executive voice in a Q&A interview in the June 15, 2018 edition of Triangle Business Journal in the article “A Global Search for Talent and Great Ideas.” The journal provides a local source of business news, research, and events happening in the Triangle area. Lindberg, an investor in over […]

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How We Prove the Doubters Wrong

All progress belongs to the unreasonable person. Nothing gets an Elian motivated like “You can’t do that.” We can’t tell you how many times over the past 22 years we’ve heard “you can’t” and proven the doubters wrong: You can’t launch a newsletter company from your dorm room. You can’t start a company without outside […]

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We Hire Great People

If you hire people with the potential to grow and hire other great people, you’ve unfettered your potential for growth. We also focus on great people. The company works meticulously to find great leaders and excellent employees. With an extreme investment in acquiring talent, we can spend less time managing them. Less micromanagement leads to […]

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Eli Global Founder Greg Lindberg Supports UNC Research on Vaccine Issues

The UNC School of Medicine announced a $50,000 donation to support research that may help determine the best time to inform parents about the value of vaccinating children. Greg Lindberg, the Chairman and Founder of Eli Global, is providing the necessary resources to advance current knowledge on this critical issue. “Investing in this important research […]

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Why you Should Face the Facts

The leader in the room is the person closest to reality, the person who doesn’t rely on hope as a strategy. We must accept the negative facts in our reality before we can deal with them. Twenty years ago, everyone subscribed to print magazines and newsletters. The industry was bullish on print even as circulation […]

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Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma Receives $50,000 Grant from Eli Global Founder Greg Lindberg

The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma announced today a $50,000 donation from Greg Lindberg, founder and CEO of Eli Global, a privately-owned federation of independent companies operating in 15 different sectors worldwide. The donation will enable the Food Bank to purchase an additional 250,000 pounds of fresh produce. Fresh food is necessary to maintain […]

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Eliminate Titles and Bureaucracy, and Focus on Results

What do we focus on? Results. In a results-driven company, people don’t have time to worry about status and titles because they’re too busy driving toward their goals. In many organizations, titles are on every door: Titles are what everyone knows. In a results-driven organization, titles are obscure. Every leader in your organization should know […]

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The Folding Table Culture

In the early days of our company, we bought folding tables and chairs for everyone. When it became clear that the uncomfortable folding chairs were affecting company morale, we bought a truckful of comfortable chairs that had been discarded by a big IT company because they were hideous. Everyone was happy. Eventually, we decided to […]

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Failure is Your Friend

All great leaders have failed … more than once. Winston Churchill, General George Patton, Helen Keller, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Ghandi, Warren Buffet. They all wrote about their failures as being critical to their successes. “Failures become victories if they make us wise hearted,” said Helen Keller. At Eli Global, we’ve failed a lot. […]

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Eli Global Founder Greg Lindberg Supports Food Bank’s Summer Nutrition Program

RALEIGH, NC (March 13, 2018 ) $50,000 Donation Will be the First of Many – The Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina announced today it has received a donation of $50,000 from Greg Lindberg, founder and CEO of Eli Global, a privately owned federation of independent companies operating in 15 different sectors worldwide. […]

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Why a Contrarian, Decentralized Model Works

Central planning doesn’t work. So why are thousands of companies still using it? It’s the natural way for a business to grow, with each layer of the company continually added to the bottom of the pyramid. The fallacy is that one person at the top, typically the Founder or CEO, has all the answers. Unfortunately, […]

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UDX settles all claims with University Directories

DURHAM, NC (January 30, 2018) – UDX, an entity affiliated with Eli Global, has reach a settlement that resolves all claims with the estates of University Directories and related businesses. The settlement enabled UDX to fully recover the amount invested, as well as expenses and interest. UDX was the senior secured creditor of University Directories […]

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Durham Entrepreneur and Founder of Eli Global Pledges Support for Scholarships at Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Greg Lindberg, founder of Eli Global, an investment firm that partners with entrepreneurs to create long-term growth in their companies, will serve as a Signature Sponsor of the North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus Foundation (NCLBCF) for the next five years. In North Carolina, students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are experiencing disproportionate hardship […]

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Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest Special Guest at Global Bankers Insurance Group Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Global Bankers Insurance Group (“Global Bankers”) celebrated the founding of its corporate headquarters in Durham at a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, September 18, 2017. Special guest in attendance was North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest. Sandy Ball, EVP, Human Resources and Talent Development, opened the ceremony with heartfelt words and was followed by speakers […]

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