Rick Jones

Rick has more than 20 years of experience in business, organization, new product development, and program management. He is recognized as a performance measurements expert across multiple industries and technologies. A problem-solving change agent by trade, Rick is the recipient of multiple awards for outstanding performance.

Rick served as a senior member of TrainOne Inc. (a Jeffrey Gitomer Company) where he was responsible for the design, production, delivery, and support of all learning solutions. He also led the technology advancement of TrainOne’s proprietary Learning Management System (LMS). Rick expanded existing accounts, and created new business opportunities by aligning learning and development practices with those of the sales and marketing team.

Rick’s experience includes aligning leading edge technology and business requirements to create value and growth opportunities for industry giants Motorola and Nortel. He strengthened performance and productivity by delivering innovative projects that met market demands on time and within budget. He controlled costs, improved quality, managed large complex programs, and built global teams to achieve bottom line objectives.

Rick is the Founder and Executive Director of the AJBM Literary Foundation established in honor of Dr. Arthenia Bates Millican; world renown writer, poet, English professor, researcher, and humanitarian.