Professional Profile: Leonardo Pupim 2018

Leonardo Pupim - 2018

Name: Leonardo Pupim - 2018

Title: Business Development & Technology Consultant

Company: VisionPoint LLC

Location: Newington, CT

Birthplace: Brazil

Education: High School, some college. Returning to finish B.S. and attain a MBA

What does your firm do and any plans for the future? VisionPoint provides AV Technology services to customers in the commercial, corporate and enterprise sectors. We create communication and technology spaces that allows our customers to conduct business and improve efficiency.

Keys to success: Listen to those with experience; read about your customer’s industry; work beyond your responsibilities; create goals and track them; measure weekly accomplishments; be kind to others

Do you have a mentor if so who & why? My parents for all they did for me and my brothers. The owner of VisionPoint Kevin Lavoie, for all the lessons I learned from him.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? In the house I designed and built with my wife and three kids, overseeing and managing our east coast operations.

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Special Forces in the Army/Marines. I do love what I do, I’m constantly engaged and learning about new products, application, technology and the ways we apply them to help our customers.

Favorite novel: I read for knowledge, not for pleasure

Favorite film: Horror films

Hobbies: Snowboarding, sky diving, cigars, work, family