Joel Trammell

Joel Trammell

Joel Trammell is a CEO and entrepreneur with more than 25 years of experience in IT-related software companies. He is the CEO of Khorus, a company he founded to provide a business management system for CEOs and other leaders. Most recently, he served as CEO of network services provider Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX).

Leading Through Crisis

It was December 7, 1941, when a young army recruit walked out of a movie theater in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and turned on a portable radio to hear that the Japanese had attacked Pearl Harbor. That young army recruit was my father, and the army quickly rushed him off to Panama to defend the Panama Canal. […]Read More

The Lazy CEO

THE ART OF SUPPRESSING THE NEED TO “FIX” EVERYTHING I’m lazy and I am not ashamed to admit it. I think it makes me a better CEO. How can someone who has built successful organizations from the ground up be lazy? Aren’t startups famous for their around the clock work hours and frenetic pace? While […]Read More