Jim has worked as a business adviser for the Small Business Development Center of San Francisco and Silicon Valley since 2016. He assists small businesses with securing city-sponsored grants, developing business plans, evaluating existing operations, marketing, and financial planning. Jim loves working with food entrepreneurs and has helped a few launch successful restaurants in the Bay Area. Because Jim is fluent in Vietnamese, he has extensive experience helping business owners bridge language and cultural issues. Jim also taught classes in marketing and entrepreneurship at City College of San Francisco and holds an MBA from St. Mary’s College of Moraga, California, and a BA in Government from the University of San Francisco.
Expertise: Business Planning Finance Financial Planning & Analysis - Long & Short Term Marketing Operations Vietnamese
I also speak: Vietnamese