Joe rose from apprentice to ownership positions at several large construction companies. His responsibilities included business development, customer relations, contract negotiation and conflict resolution.

Currently, Joe is President of Egan Connection Inc., a construction consulting, coaching and training company and also President of Egan Publications Inc. for the authorship and publication of his two books: “The General Contractor – How to be a Great Success or Failure” and “Building Positive Character – Over 50 Tips on Empowerment, Overcoming and Success”. Joe is also an Adjunct Professor at Minnesota State University-School of Construction Management.

Joe is best known for being a good friend, embracing  opportunity and not afraid to take risk. He believes that success is not measured by the accumulation of material things but instead by the value you bring to yourself and others.