Tyler LeCompte is a 3rd generation entrepreneur with family roots in Hospitality, Restaurants, Retail Sale and Professional Services. During his childhood, Tyler often worked with multiple family members in their endeavors, learning multiple trades and skills. While in college at the University of Florida, Tyler worked at local restaurants and night clubs to support himself while studying Public relations and Business Administration. It was this experience that lead him to launch his entrepreneurial career as a partner in two night clubs and three restaurants in South Florida.
In late 2002, Tyler moved to Volusia County to be closer to family and for a potential career change. This time he leveraged his Sales and Marketing experience and worked with a partner to launch JT2 Marketing. JT2 focused on all aspects of sales and marketing for local businesses including websites, networking education, sales strategies, social media and more.
Today, Tyler is the Business Development Director for Daytona Beach-based Net Works, Inc. a one stop IT resource for small and medium businesses in Volusia, Flagler, Seminole and Brevard counties. Tyler recommends other entrepreneurs visit the Small Business Development Center at Daytona State College to receive free business help on formation, taxation, partnership agreements and more. He found inspiration by reading the books Good to Great, True North, The Art of War and The Psychology of Sales Call Reluctance.