Jackson Named to Investment Board
Nov. 28, 2012
John B. Jackson
John B. Jackson, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, has been named to the board of directors of Versant International Inc., an Irvine-based financial investment company.
Jackson has taught marketing and sales classes at Cal State Fullerton since 2003. A 1977 business administration alumnus and entrepreneur with his own small-business consulting firm, he has served as a corporate vice president overseeing sales, marketing and research for high-technology businesses, including Bowne and Co. and Forrester Research.
Last spring, a team of undergraduate business students from Jackson's "Marketing for Entrepreneurs" course won the top prize in the Small Business Institute's Student Consulting Project of the Year Competition.