Eric Jacobsen

Co-Founder & Conductor of Purpose

Eric is co-founder and conductor of purpose of Gratitude Railroad. He is also co-founder of Dolphin Capital, a private equity firm which invests in high growth companies in the Mountain West region, in Utah. Previously, Jacobsen was the founder and CEO of TNT Sound which was sold in 1983, Vice President of MECA Software which went public and was sold to H&R Block in 1994, and Founder and President of Home Financial Network which was sold to Sybase in 2000.

Jacobsen chairs the boards of Ragnar Events and Winder Farms. He also sits on the boards of Innovation in Action’s Audacious Institute & Frank Hervey Cook Scholarship. Jacobsen received a bachelor's degree from Stanford University and is a graduate of Harvard University’s Advanced Leadership Initiative, The intersection of Compassion and Capitalism.

Email over phone, mornings over evenings, a few good friends over lots of friends, jeans over suits, together over alone, motion over relaxation, dogs over cats, mountains over ocean, west coast over east coast, summer over winter.