Join us in celebrating the 2023 inductees into The Society of Entrepreneurs, Mat Lipscomb and Johnny Pitts of Lipscomb & Pitts Insurance, a Higginbotham Partner. Following in the footsteps of their entrepreneurial fathers who founded Lipscomb & Pitts Insurance in 1954, they’ve shaped the firm into a beacon of successful leadership and steadfast community commitment.
Their unique journeys to leadership, starting from youthful curiosity to learning the ropes of the insurance industry, demonstrate the essence of entrepreneurial spirit. Mat’s immersion in the business from a young age and Johnny’s initial exploration into entrepreneurship shaped their future careers.
As partners, they’ve maintained a harmonious relationship for over four decades, built on mutual respect, shared decision-making, and accountability. Their leadership philosophy revolves around empowering their employees, creating a culture of respect and giving back to the community. Their unique perspectives and complementary skills have led to quick and effective decision-making, propelling the company’s success.
Beyond their professional life, they’re both active in their communities. Mat is involved with the Mississippi Outdoor Stewardship Trust and the theatre world, while Johnny is a devoted family man and athlete, participating in Ironman competitions and other outdoor activities.
Their story is a testament to the entrepreneurial spirit that thrives in Memphis, a city they credit for fostering and rewarding their entrepreneurial journey.
Come along as we delve into the inspiring story of Lipscomb & Pitts, the legacy of leadership, and the indelible impact they’ve made on their community.
Learn more about Mat & Johnny as well as this year’s other Inductees: https://memphismagazine.com/business/meet-the-2023-honorees-of-the-society-of-entrepreneurs/
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