20 years of international experience in
consumer marketing and publishing



Areas of Focus

Direct Marketing

International Business

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Understanding of the process of evaluating business potential and establishing new business interests in overseas markets

Hands-on experience direct marketing experience in worldwide: United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Benelux, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Italy, Russia, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Mexico, South Africa, Canada. (Some off-site work done for Japan).








Business Development

Professional contacts in most of the above markets

Understanding of local marketing environments (cultural, legal, postal, etc.)

Familiar with local business practices and inter-cultural issues to develop credibility and trust with local partners

Experience with recruitment and training of local marketing teams

Multi-lingual communication:
English: fluent in spoken, reading, writing
French: fluent in spoken, reading. Good writing.
German: fluent in spoken, reading. Good writing.  Also some competence in: Portuguese, Spanish and Italian and other European languages

Graduate MBA specializing in international business




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