Chuck Toombs brings 30 years of real world experience in marketing and sales. Chuck has owned his own business, has worked for a fortune 500 company, a privately held company, and a European company in various sales and marketing management roles. Chuck specializes in marketing, advertising and retail management, doing business with some of the largest retailers in the world.
Chuck’s research interests include the development of creative human capital within the business school setting, along with applied price theory.
University of Portland – Portland OR, Adjunct Professor of Marketing 2004- 2008
Ostrom Glass & Metal Works – Portland OR (owner/president) 2002-2013
Glen Dimplex – Dublin Ireland (Vice President, Global Retail) 1998 -2002
Cadet Manufacturing – Vancouver, WA, (Vice President of Sales & Marketing) 1992- 1998
Emerson Electric – St. Louis, Mo (various sales & marketing management positions) 1978- 1998