|Name||Jonathan E. Allen|
Montrose, Colorado , United States
Jun 18, 2008 12:31pm
|Info||Recent Professional Experience |
Owner/President, Firstfruits International, Ltd., Montrose, CO (Business services in Marketing, Consulting, Economic and Business Development, and Professional Writing). (2000-Present)
General Manager/Vice-President, Galiso, Inc., Montrose, CO (International leader in hydrostatic testing systems). (2005-Present)
Founder/President/Headmaster, Rocky Mountain International Academy, Montrose, CO (International college-preparatory academy serving grades 6-12). (2003-2005)
Director of Business Development, Region 10 League for Economic Assistance and Planning, Inc., Montrose, CO (Regional Economic Development, Commercial Lending, Business Consulting, Marketing and Technical Assistance). (2003-2005)
Director of Sales and Marketing, Broetje Orchards, Prescott, WA (One of the world's largest grower/shipper fruit operations with over 2,000 employees).
Chairman/Director, Colorado Apple Administrative Committee, Delta, CO. (2000-2008)
Bachelor of Arts in Intercultural Communication and Management, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA (1985)
Master of International Management, “Thunderbird” American Graduate School of International Management, Glendale, AZ. (1991)
Contributing Author, Global Perspectives on Organizational Conflict, Praeger Publishers, Westport, CT (An examination of conflict management and international negotiations from various international perspectives). (1994)
Featured Poet, The International Who’s Who in Poetry, International Library of Poetry. (2004)
Contributing Poet, Colours of the Heart, Noble House Publishers, London, United Kingdom. (2004)
Husband/Father, Married 23 years (Christine) and father of 3 sons—Nathan (17), Joel (14), and Seth (8).
20-year executive management career in strategic business development, general management, international commerce, and human resource development with a forte in cross-cultural communications and international trade negotiations.
Technical industry experience in economic development, conventional and organic agribusiness, residential and commercial lending, hydrostatic testing, marketing, and business consulting.
Global economic perspective with business and foreign language experience in a wide variety of cultures, languages, industries, and nations.
45 years of practical living experience with ordinary American citizens in Real America, with a true understanding of the needs and concerns of The People.