Professional Business Writer David K. Speaker ...
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David K. Speaker is a professional business writer and document expert. He operates
Probizwriters, LLC, a full service business writing, document management, and research consultancy,
serving clients throughout North America, and internationally. He is a specialist in business
planning, market and business research, documentation, and analysis.
After graduating Magna Cum Laude in business finance from
Texas Christian University
(M.J. Neeley School of
Business - BBA, 1978),
David worked as a contract analyst for General Dynamics, Fort Worth Division (now Lockheed-Martin), and went on to serve as editor of two law journals
while attending law school at University of Southern California (Gould School of Law - Juris Doctor, 1982
). During law school, and before returning to Ohio in 1984, he worked with several prominent Los Angeles law firms (Karns & Karabian [former California Assemblyman and Majority Leader Walter J. Karabian] and Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker), assisted the author of a major legal treatise on employment law ("Employment Discrimination Law", Schlei & Grossman - the official book of the American Bar Association in its field), and authored several
published business-related articles, including “Taxation of Multi-jurisdictional Corporations” and “Cable Television Franchising”, Entertainment, Publishing and the Arts Handbook (Clark Boardman Company, Ltd., now a Thompson-Reuters publication).
Over the years Mr. Speaker has advised a wide variety of businesses including, e.g., financial institutions, water treatment system designers, material handling wholesalers, software developers, real estate and hotel developers, manufacturers, inventors, construction contractors, mortgage brokers, doctors, bankers, among many others. Mr. Speaker has also served on a number of corporate boards, and as in-house legal counsel to a Nevada mineral mining company, a high tech e-commerce company, and a number of Ohio manufacturers.
Speaker has a proven track record as a successful business consultant, information manager and strategist. He has the ability to interpret and speak to the unique perspectives of multi-faceted audiences. He now brings this experience to Probizwriters' clients, aiding in their concept development and communication management.
Mr. Speaker now serves as National Communications Director and Managing Editor for The United States Coaches Association, where he leads all of this nationwide association's external and web-based communications, its internal information management, and its educational content-development programs.
David has also consulted for a Chinese exporting consortium and brand licensing broker based in Shanghai and Singapore regarding the nature and extent of the U.S. natural stone and related markets. Here Mr. Speaker's communication, information management, and strategic expertise aided in the development of U.S. market information, sales channels, and liaisons with U.S. stone industry counterparts for China's natural stone and related export industries. Mr. Speaker is now consulting with a leading Chinese olive oil import organization based in Hong Kong regarding the development of strategic business relationships.
Mr. Speaker’s articles on business planning have been published in national trade journals, his political white papers have been broadly disseminated by national campaigns as strategic information tools, and his fire-safety white papers are published by non-profit organizations to educate university, corporate, and institutional administrators.
Recently, David Speaker has authored: