Chairman, Nissan Automation Dealer Steering Committee.
Chairperson, NADA Information and Communication Task Force.
Vice President and Director of Systems for my family-owned group of three Los
Angeles-area auto Nissan and Infiniti automobile dealerships.
President of a leading-edge development company creating 21st Century
software solutions for retailing and management in several key industries.
A network of 42 franchises and 150 dealers operating as an automobile mall. Sold Autoscape to Auto Web Interactive in January, 1997.
Founder, Online Timeshare Service Company
An online vacation timeshare brokerage firm operating at http://www.timetravel.com.
Cofounder, Network Collision Centers
Built and operated a chain of eleven franchised auto repair shops including the acquisition of real estate and establishment of a wide area network which interconnected them.
Broker, Jon Douglas & Company
Home and commercial real estate sales.
Owner, L.A. Cellular Phones, Universal Cellular
Acquired a licence to build a Los Angeles-area cellular telephone network which resold cellular service on the Pacific Bell network. Sold the company to Metromedia in August, 1985 and opened a successor company, Universal Cellular.
Founder, LA Tronics
Founded a discount home electronics company which was sold to the Helimie family.
Projects included debugging Windows 286 for Microsoft, becoming a Level 2 Developer for Microsoft, and building communications networks for Jon Douglas Realty and the American Institute of Architects.
Instructor, Mammoth Mountain Ski School
Specialized in teaching 6-10-year-olds how to ski.
National Automobile Dealer Association, Dealer Candidate Academy
A two-year business school.
Birmingham High School, Van Nuys
Graduated, June 1979