John Kawaja - President of Honma Golf NA is a strategic global business executive with an accomplished and consistent record of delivering profitable growth. An outstanding relationship builder, brand builder and operator, John is relentlessly results driven, both qualitatively and quantitatively.
John values creativity, collaboration, high energy and the potential of employees who are empowered to create the future.
Twenty seven years with the adidas Group, in various executive leadership capacities. Since 2004, John was part of a team at TaylorMade Golf that has tripled revenues and delivered double digit operating margins in a no-growth industry.
August 23rd, 2020 | Season 7 | 16 mins 49 secs
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Host Colin Weston recaps the best from each of our ten Season 7 guests, along with a preview of Season 8 which will premiere early September 2020.
February 4th, 2020 | Season 7 | 43 mins 29 secs
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"Extraordinary can happen with a belief that you can change the world. A conviction that gives you the boldness and the creativity to imagine something better, something different." On our opening episode of Season 7, Colin speaks with Honma Golf NA President John Kawaja about entrepreneurial lessons learned across his career in the golf industry.