Integrators are responsible for executing the visionary entrepreneur's strategy and operational plans, and their role is critical to the success of the business. However, like any role, integrators can make mistakes that can have negative consequences for the business.
Choosing the right integrator for a visionary is a critical business decision. An integrator is someone who can complement the visionary's strengths and provide the operational leadership and management necessary to execute the visionary's strategy.
People build businesses for a few key reasons: to make money, to pursue their passion, to create freedom and to have a legitimate excuse for drinking copious amounts of coffee.