Numerous post graduation workshops, seminars, formal training including: >BA in International Affairs, University of Colorado-1970 >MBA in International Business, Thunderbird International Graduate School 1971 >>Focus on Finance and Banking >8+ years in Commercial Banking >8+ years as independent Management Consultant >>Focus on Export/Import Financing/Marketing; Knowledge Management >6 years in Computer Programming, testing, and support >6 years teaching Strategic Management and Marketing in semi-retirement >Process Improvement with formal Six Sigma, Quality Control, and Knowledge Management Training >3+ years International Peace Corps Volunteer work and worldwide work/travel with language training, in country, in Bengali, Turkish, Dari Farsi, and French languages- 1965 to 1968 >Web Design Certification in HTML programming >Online Learning and Collaboration
>Peace Corps Volunteer - Turnkey&Afghanistan >IMC Chapter activities in NY, PA, & CO including interim Presidency in Philadelphia Chapter >Brighton Saves the Harvest >Growing Colorado Kids
>Retired and currently active in 2015/16 as volunteer with local Colorado government agencies involved in long range strategic planning with focus on Aging In Place and AgroTourism
>Past engagement as Director of International Trade, Chester County, PA (suburb of Philadelphia) and President of Rochester, New York's Chamber of Commerce's International Trade Program
>Awarded $100,000 matching grant from US Dept of Commerce to create the beginning of today's Rochester's Foreign Trade Zone
>Awarded Small Business Administration $100,000 contract to design and deliver five, five day Export Workshops around the country. Plus, creation and production of a six segment, two hour video taped summary including a 400 page manual and extensive Export 'Library'.
> Wrote a series of ten exporting articles published in Northeast Industrial magazine; compiled a comprehensive book, published by the American Management Association entitled the "Ten Steps to Successful Exporting" while maintaining the copyrights and subsequently re-printing a self published updated version.