Marvin Maddox brings more than twenty years of international sales management, consulting and university teaching experience to his role as Business Development Manager at AKA.Mr. Maddox began his international business career with Caterpillar, where he worked as a product support marketing engineer. Mr. Maddox also has a track record propelling sustainable revenue growth for industrial product manufacturers such as Danaher and Precor. With his strategic vision, Mr. Maddox works with clients to incorporate international into an overall corporate strategy. Mr. Maddox sees considerable synergy between his AKA work and his work as an international business professor. For the past three years, he has taught global marketing at the University of Wisconsin Parkside. Prior to that, he taught MBA classes at Turkey's Izmir Ekonomik Universitesi. Together with time spent at both Mankato State and the University of Wisconsin River Falls, Mr. Maddox has taught courses in international management, principles of marketing, B2B marketing, cross-cultural management, principles of business and corporate strategy. Finally, as a graduate of Thunderbird, Mr. Maddox is an internationalist, having lived in Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Turkey over the course of a twenty-five year business and teaching career.