Stephen M. Cole, Chairman and Founder
- Parent Category: WSO Staff
- Published: Tuesday, 27 March 2012 12:38
Stephen M. Cole received his B.S.B.A. degree in Marketing and Advertising from Chicago’s Roosevelt University. He was President of Roosevelt University’s Chapter of The Alpha Delta Sigma Honorary Fraternity and is a member in good standing with the American Advertising Federation. He spent three years in the U.S Army, first with a Secret Clearance on a Nuclear Missile Base and then as a Public Information Specialist and Foreign Press Correspondent in Stuttgart, Germany.
Today, Mr. Cole is recognized as an advertising/marketing expert, with nearly four decades of a proven track record. His earliest marketing efforts span back to the mid-1960s’, coordinating a fund raising activity for Chicago’s world famous Auditorium Theater. In the early 1970’s Mr. Cole joined the international sales team of a high profile global mutual fund and was ranked the #1 sales associate for the entire continent of Africa and the 9th top global sales producer out of the total of 16,000 international sales associates.