MEET OUR SHERPA
- Northeast Ohio
Brian began his career with The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, where he worked as an Accountant specializing in Cost Accounting, Budget Control, and General Accounting. After four years, he transitioned to Internal Auditing and served as an Internal Auditor for three years. He was then promoted to Assistant Comptroller at DCH Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Goodyear, where he worked for three years while obtaining his MBA from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.Brian returned to Goodyear's corporate headquarters in Akron, Ohio, where he held various management positions. In 1993, he was assigned to Goodyear Indonesia as Marketing Manager, and he spent nine years in the Asia Region with Goodyear, holding various leadership roles. In 2001, Brian ventured into entrepreneurship and started his own business, GT International, importing products from Asia to the USA. In 2003, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company acquired his business, and Brian went on to establish and manage Blue Streak Trading Company, a division of Goodyear Tire, for five years. In 2009, Brian founded and managed Atlas Tire, and in 2016, he was hired as Vice President/Director for TOYO Tire North America OEM Division. In 2019, he served as Vice President for Tredmaxx Tire Distribution. From 2020 to 2022, Brian worked as a Consultant for Global Resources, utilizing his extensive experience and expertise in the tire and rubber industry.
Prior to joining FocusCFO, Brian served as a consultant for Global Resources LLC.
- What is your favorite way to spend free time?
1) Family (wife, children, 6 Grandsons)
- What was your favorite vacation?
1) Beach Vacations (family)
2) Fishing Trip (Canada, with family)
- What are you passionate about?
Making a Positive Impact on people's lives.
What attracted you to
The core values and commitment to improving quality of life (for both clients and associates).