REMEMBERING L.C. GREENWOOD - September 9, 1946 - September 29, 2013
To some of you, L.C. Greenwood was the iconic 4 time Super Bowl winner who played football for the Pittsburgh Steelers for 13 years and a member of the Steel Curtain. Memorable for his gold shoes, and his snazzy way of dressing, L.C. will be remembered by those who loved him as a true gentleman. He was a God fearing man, who believed that kindness was a way of life. He mentored others with a delicate but firm hand and cherished his family and lifelong friends. He loved his fans and the city of Pittsburgh and gave to so many, tirelessly and willingly. And if you had the opportunity to hear him laugh…well your day was made. Remembering you today and always L.C. We were blessed to have known and loved such a great man.
"IF YOU GOT IT IN YOUR HEART - YOU'LL GET IT DONE!" L.C. GREENWOOD
L.C. Greenwood is best known as one fourth of the Steel Curtain – the iconic force behind four Super Bowl wins for The Pittsburgh Steelers in the 70’s. Greenwood led The Steelers six times in sacks with a career total of 73 ½. He played in the Pro Bowl six times, and had 14 fumble recoveries in his career, including five in 1971. He is also known as the player who always wore Gold Shoes on the football field.
Although football and The Steelers are still a dominant part of his life, today L.C. concentrates most of his energies on his three businesses and keynoting to organizations about what leaders need to do to grow and sustain a Minority owned business.
L.C.'s message resonates with leaders as he discusses his professional life on and off of the field and his businesses. Greenwood Manufacturing (www.GreenwoodManufacturing.com) a minority owned business that specializes in Pack Out/Fulfillment and distribution of packaging materials. The company was established in 2002 and it has experienced great growth over the years. Greenwood Manufacturing is also a distributor of all types of packaging products that allows a client company to provide turnkey, one stop shopping for all customers.
Greenwood McDonald Supply was established in 1980, and Greenwood Enterprises was established in 1973.