William Vourlas

San Diego, California, US

Career switch: financial advisor to agtech farmer
William's Skills
Product Management
Sales
Business Development
Design
Finance
Fundraising
Management
Marketing
Operations
Strategy
Technical
User Experience
Background

Startup Experience

First time founder

Age Group

55+

About William

Seasoned Sales and Marketing executive seeks Agriculture, Plant, Biopharma opportunity near downtown San Diego, CA. While paid work experience is in financial services, I also have background in organic gardening, landscape design, property management, corporate fitness, personal training, diet and nutrition. Fluent in Spanish. Solid understanding of natural sciences, scientific method, clinical trials, laboratory analysis, clean room principals and practices.

Quote

A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects. - Robert A. Heinlein

Work Experience

Wealth Advisor

Palomar Financial Services, LLC

April 2013 - Today

Provide comprehensive financial planning to my personal book of business.

Education

UCLA

BA, Spanish Language and Literature

1980 - 1985

UC San Diego Extension

Certificate of Finance

2013 - 2016

Certification

LEED Green Associate

Leadership in Energy and Design