Startup Founder Story: Jason Widen of HQ Raleigh

We spoke with Jason Widen of HQ Raleigh and created a client story for the Fourscore Business Law startup community:

Jason Widen is a self-proclaimed serial entrepreneur. After getting his feet wet in the hospitality management industry in the U.S. and abroad, he started his first company in his 20s, and has been self-employed ever since. “I started out as a real estate investor,” he explained. “When I did well with that, I began investing in other kinds of businesses including restaurants and both home and commercial development.”

In 1999, Jason and his wife created Leadership exCHANGE, an acclaimed study abroad organization dedicated to training the next generation of leaders and global citizens to change the world. Building a network of up and coming entrepreneurs around the globe ignited Jason’s passion for education, development and community building…