After George Floyd was murdered, there were a lot of protests around the country and we spoke internally about what that meant to us and whether we felt like we should say something publicly about it. Erik felt it was important for the company to make some sort of a statement. But he felt that if he personally came out and said something, it would automatically be making a statement for the company since the Erik J. Olson brand is very intertwined with Array Digital. He knew that making a statement could cause the company to maybe lose some clients so it had a big impact on the business.
Erik pitched it to the company, everyone supported it, and he then worked with Briana and Shannon to craft a statement that we put up on social media and on the website. And guess what the response was… Listen in to find out