johnwotis

John Otis

johnwotis


Whitefish, Montana USA
About

Graduated from Stanford, 1960, General Engineering. Four years as an officer in the US Navy, then in various businesses in Portland, Oregon, 1964-1984.
Consulting from 1981-85, then joined International Trade Institute at Portland State University, established statewide program for teaching small businesses how to engage in international trade (1986-93). Established national non-profit for international trade educators (NASBITE), served as Executive Director and President 1988-96, honored in 2004 as the first recipient of the John Otis Lifetime Achievement Award, named for Founder to be given to a NASBITE member for distinguished achievement in international trade education and program development.
1989-95, business education in Central/Eastern Europe
2000-08, CEO/ExecDir Taos Business Alliance for Economic Development
1990-present-The Eye of the Sacred Wind Foundation with my wife, Cheryl
1/1/08 retired, enjoying every moment of life!

Books by John Otis