1971 - 1989: guitarist/songwriter/recording artist based in California. Recorded/toured with Sammy Hagar, Eddie Money and many others. After getting married and deciding to "settle down", I started in Guitar Center, Hollywood, in 1989 and found my second career. 1989 - May 2012: Sales, store manager and nearly 10 years as District Sales Manager for Guitar Center. Responsible for a $60 million division of the company. Feb 2013 Edward Jones Financial Services. I am proud to announce the launch of my third career with the Edward Jones organization. In retail: Sales, sales management, goal setting and achievement, recruiting, people development, training, customer service and retention, strategic planning, marketing, merchandising, inventory analysis, innovation, team building, community relations. In financial service: At Edward Jones we work with the serious, long term investor to help them define and reach their financial goals. I am passionate about working closely with my clients to develop custom tailored plans for each of their unique situations. Whether it's planning for retirement, saving for college for children or grandchildren or just trying to protect the financial future of the ones we care about most, I take the time to identify each goal and develop a strategy to address it.