Current City: Fountain Valley, CA
Chapter: Orange County SCORE
Expert in Start up business and very knowledgeable in business finance and accounting. He assist existing businesses to reach the next level of success. His particular areas of expertise are cash flow analysis, marketing and business plan development. He teaches an entrepreneurial college class that covers all aspects of starting and managing a business. Has more than 29 years of experience as a college administrator starting and managing five different non state-funded businesses such as: A) a professional performing arts theatre; B) a College for Children and one for Teens; C) offered 1,500 annual non-credit professional seminars and classes; D) in-house professional career training to local corporations; and E) started a weekend swap meet that generated over 3.5 million dollars a year. In addition, he has been a SCORE and executive coach and mentor for over thirteen years assisting more than 2,100 businesses and non-profit organizations to develop or update their business plans. He owned and managed for fourteen years a very successful gourmet continental restaurant in Hollywood. Some of his recent experience has also been mentoring directors of non-profit organizations. He enjoy coaching and mentoring by email, phone, face-to-face, and Skype. Currently owns and is President of GEES and Associates Business Advisement Center.
BS in Business Administration in Management and Marketing at California State University Los Angeles, (CSULA) and an MS in Business in Higher Education at the University of Southern California, (USC).