Summary

Ken started Spero Strategies to leverage the human potential in the marketplace by repackaging it to best fit the "new economy". Spero Strategies helps individuals and organizations unlock their Purpose, Vision, and Mission - Giving them a tangible competitive advantage. Ken is a member of the Professional Coaches, Mentors & Advisors organization and the International Coaches Federation. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Community Health Charities of Arizona. He has 22 years of experience in leadership, technology sales, and sales management. Most recently with CH2M HILL, he led Business Development efforts within the SW United States. He also held positions with national sales responsibilities as North American OEM Sales Manager and as Director of Sales. Prior to joining the private sector, he received a Regular Army Commission. As an Army Aviator, he was the commanding officer of a rapid deployable air assault unit. Ken earned his MBA from Pepperdine University and a BA in Communications from Whitworth University. Ken is married and has a son.

Work History

Work History
2010 - Present

President

Spero Strategies llc
Spero Strategies helps individuals and organizations: - Discover their Purpose - Establish a Vision for their future - Give them the tools to accomplish their Mission
2008 - 2010

Business Development Manager

CH2M HILL
Strategically positioned company for design projects within the Critical Infrastrustucture, Solar, Semiconductor, and Labrotory space.
2006 - 2008

OEM Sales Manager

Wonderware
2005 - 2006

Director of Sales

IDTECH
1999 - 2004

SW Regional Distribution Manager

Microchip Technology
1995 - 1998

Account Manager

Arrow Electronics
1988 - 1994

Captain

US Army Aviation
Six years of dynamic leadership in a technical field. Company Commander of a 15 helicopter, 50 person, rapid deployable Air Assault Unit.

Education

Education
1998 - 2000

MBA

Pepperdine University, The George L. Graziadio School of Business and Management
1985 - 1988

BA

Whitworth University