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Brian Sommer

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Brian Sommer is a partner with CDI Global, in Boca Raton, FL

Mr. Sommer has worked in the pulp & paper, security, computer services, cement, chemical, oil & gas, energy, and sports and leisure industries – for CDI clients including: Advanced Public Safety, BASF, Fibermark, Lubrizol, Q 30 Innovations, Rinker Materials and The Chemlogics Group. At CDI Global USA, he has also been an analyst and a Regional Sales Director in NY and Boca Raton Offices. For CDI ANZ, he worked in Australia and New Zealand to develop cross border CDI Global search assignments between North America and South East Asia/ANZ. At Lynn University Mr. Sommer has worked as an Assistant Professor in the College of Business and Management teaching leadership, and finance courses in the graduate and undergraduate programs. For the past 5 years he has been responsible for developing and growing their Entrepreneurship Program including courses in innovation, creativity, and Mergers & Acquisitions. He managed the “Shark Tank” type of challenge for students and faculty, as well as a “Beyond the Classroom” program for students to develop business plans for their family owned businesses, the latter as part of an internship program he had coordinated. Mr. Sommer has been a golf teaching professional at the Stratton Mountain VT Golf University, and assistant Golf coach for both the Men’s and Women’s golf teams at Lynn University.

Education B.A. – History/Political Science Lynn University M.B.A. – Lynn University Ph.D. – Concordia University Chicago Post Doc. Certificates Finance Cornell University and University of Miami

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