Wally Adamchik is the founder and president of Firestarter Speaking & Consulting, a national consulting company providing contractors with relevant and effective leadership development. His connection to the construction industry began as a teenager working on jobs with his brother and father. Wally went on to study at Notre Dame and later served in the Marine Corps participating in training, peace-keeping, and combat operations throughout the world. He was recognized for superior performance and award-winning leadership at two national restaurant companies and earned an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. A galvanizing speaker, consultant, and author, for over twenty years, Wally has used his experience, knowledge, and leadership philosophies to help businesses win.