Don is a highly motivated and entrepreneurial executive with an enthusiastic attitude. Born in Jacksonville Florida, taking a journey across the US for his fathers business early on, he developed his foundation in Milwaukie Oregon. Attending local schools and graduating from La Salle High School, he attended a short time at Concordia College in Portland before embarking with the US Army. He spent 3 1/2 years training and serving in Fort Sill Oklahoma, Fort Bliss Texas, Camp Hovey Korea and Fort Polk Louisiana. Upon returning he continued working at Fred Meyer in the Jewelry department and soon left to run a golf shop started by the head diamond buyer. Following passion in golf, he made the shop home for 3 years, hitting balls daily and talking to others about the sport he enjoyed. All the while putting plans together for different projects and ideas he was looking to pursue.
He has the ability to develop business from the early stages through implementation and then surround himself with other like minded individuals for development and execution. He has extreme multi-tasking capabilities as well as a strong drive for meeting goals. His foresight in planning through the early stages has helped bring a couple of the business plans to fruition.
His vast knowledge and ability to grow his business through development of alternate channels and indirect channels has proven rewarding. His diverse background in multiple arenas has helped in creation of his multiple ventures and his deep understanding of telecommunication networks, products, and services has given him that edge.