Chuck Honored at Annual Chamber Event

Chuck McDanal was honored for his work in the community as the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce’s Businessman of the Year for 2020. “To be recognized for the work I do at Studio C helping organizations and leaders do more and be more successful means the world to me,” said Chuck after the annual gala, which was delayed until April over covid concerns.

Chuck McDanal has more than 25 years of experience in a range of roles, from managing an IT department to working as an editor; from directing a large operation to leading an internet startup and creating a 501(c)(3) nonprofit from the ground up. He has extensive experience in process improvement, data analytics, coaching, mentoring, facilitation, strategic planning, managing and leading. Chuck is a Certified Analytics Professional, an RRCA-certified running coach, has a certificate from the Wharton School in Business Analytics, is a Six Sigma Black Belt, and is a professional coffee roaster. He serves on multiple community boards and organizations, is a graduate of Leadership Lakeland and Leadership Polk, and was named the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce's Businessman of the Year in 2020