From business press releases to crisis communication to high-stakes press conferences, I've been through it. Communication is an understanding of the audience, the press and the art of the possible.
Extensive experience in vendor and customer negotiations as well as local government and very high level legislative negotiations provide critical tactical skills and relationships
A lifetime in business from farming, processing operations, financial management, export and government provides a unique experience in reviewing your business plan pre-startup or mid-term tune-up.
We manage water rights, timberlands and real-estate for maximum future asset value and seek to achieve as much value-add as possible for current cash flow.
Background as CFO of $200 annual revenue company as well as experience in smaller business provides banking contacts and deep experience in business financing.
5 generations of succession success provides strong background on the business planning and communication that are critical to a successful transition by sale or by generational evolution.
Doing business in every part of the Northwest plus deep governmental and regulatory experience provides valuable assistance in locating new business enterprises.
Excellent contacts and experience with food and livestock export combined with extensive logistics experience involving ports provide problem-solving potential.
Service on major boards including Wilcox Farms, International Dairy Foods & Milk Processor Education Program provides deep understanding of business issues in organizations up to $200M annual revenue.
Senior leadership positions for 30+ years provide great experience to take on immediate challenges. Time is limited, seasonally however due to position in WA House Republican leadership.