Karen Taylor, Business Consultant
Taylor comes to this position with 14 years of experience as an oil executive in ExxonMobil Asia Pacific in Singapore, working with the Country Manager and Asia Pacific leadership teams in retail, supply, trading, and HR. A prior 4-year position with the government agency, International Enterprise Singapore, gave her experience in developing and promoting Singapore tax incentives to a wide range of businesses across the Asia Pacific, United States, and Europe, assisting them in their business expansion plans and trade financing issues.
Scott Alderton, Business Consultant
Scott is a highly accomplished entrepreneur and marketing professional with over 20 years of experience with both start-up and established organizations. He spent the majority of the last eight years utilizing his broad business management skill set to launch two successful start-up businesses. With his most recent business, Granular, being past the start-up phase, Scott serves on the company’s board of directors, providing consultation related to strategic planning, financial management, organizational development, brand strategy and compliance policy efforts. Prior to launching his own businesses, Scott had a very successful and rewarding 16-year career in corporate marketing at Briggs & Stratton where he worked his way up the ladder from an entry-level position to Vice President of Power Products Marketing.