Trainer / Coach / Adviser
As an accredited business advisor, analyst, and executive coach, Allan has consulted for over 100 companies. These organizations have spanned the fields of IT and Engineering to the Wholesale and Aerospace industries, as well as Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For.
Allan was born in Hong Kong, raised in Africa, and educated in the United States. His early career took him to Boston, New York, and Atlanta, before he finally settled in the New River Valley as an entrepreneur. After 20 years, he still considers himself a student of business and communication.
Companies and executives hire him to help cultivate wiser leaders and to build stronger organizations. This includes negotiation training, executive coaching, training sales teams, facilitating strategic meetings, improving vendor and customer relations, developing marketing plans, and implementing business systems to streamline operations.
Allan has been named one of the Top 20 Under 40 by the Blue Ridge Business Journal, Nominated for the NCTC’s “Rising Star” and “NewVa Leadership” Awards, and is a charter member of the “Start with No” Camp negotiation system. Allan is married to Pam and is the proud father of 6 adorable “minions” that they home-school.