Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
Graduated May 2010
Managerial and finance concentration
Custom design and 5-Star Plus energy rating, "Parade of Homes" show 2007
The world's tallest free-standing structures of ice, made from the ground up
Owner/builder: financed, designed, constructed and sold, appraised $250,000
Assisted with design, marketing, and construction
Portfolio Management of educational funds valued over $300,000 used in an academic and real world setting. This active learning environment consists of researching/presenting oral and written reports on general economic trends, individual corporations, and entire industries. Versed in analyzing financial information to produce forecasts of business, industry, and economic conditions for investment decisions. Daily tasks involved developing plans of action for investments based on financial analyses, comparing the relative quality of various securities in a given industry.
Completed a 1400+ sq. ft. custom home valued at $250,000 as owner builder/project manager. Project was featured in the Alaska State Home Builders Association "Parade of Homes." Coordinated financial contract negotiations, project estimation, purchasing materials, building code regulations, and developed positive relationships with local officials and professionals. Project was completed while maintaining strict budget costs and time constraints.
Plan, organize, and implement daily fishing charters for $2,000,000 organization for distinguished clientele on the Kenai River in Alaska. Schedule and supervise employees on daily tasks. Perform responsibilities conducting payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and inventory control. Created profitable website which generates registration for summer tourist seasons.
Constructed tallest freestanding structures made of ice from the ground-up in 2005-2006. Insured all participants on location participated in a safe and organized manner. Marketing for donations and promotions. Taught technical ice climbing skills of safety, top-rope, lead, rope management, ascend, and belay to more than 50 students.
Completed daily tasks of inventory control and purchasing of retail products sold on a military installation. Met with product representatives organizing financing, cost analysis, and deliveries. Conducted scheduling of employees and trained them on various computer software.
Participated as a team member of Howitzer crew. Responsible for safety and welfare for soldiers of combat unit. Plan, organize, lead, and teach outdoor activities, safety and survival skills to military and civilian personnel.
Responsible for federal computer equipment and software valued over $100,000. Participate as a team member and translated those skills to lead and manage others in an intense environment. Prepared classified federal budgeting accounts, bookkeeping and treasury reports for $15,000 monthly expenses. Guided tours of recreation and welfare for Military personnel and Department of Defense employees.
Awards: Army Commendation Medal, (3) Army Achievement Medals.
Qualifications: Airborne, Air Assault, Expert Rifleman, Physical Fitness Excellence
Operations Manager of fishing lodge on world famous, Kenai River
Property Management of custom log homes
Jason is a results-oriented Financial Consultant, Operations Manager and Entrepreneur. He strives to maximize efficiency by multi-tasking and improving processes and procedures. He is a highly motivated leader and team member, who is optimistic and challenged by each new opportunity.
Rock/ice climbing, mountaineering, cross country/downhill skiing, fishing, hunting, kayaking, surfing, flying, hiking, extended winter camping and traveling
Investments: Real estate, stocks, emerging markets, options, and derivatives securities.