Robert F. Carlson

Robert F. Carlson

Carlson Worldwide Resources

Santa Fe, New Mexico (Santa Fe, New Mexico Area)
International Trade and Development

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Robert F. Carlson's Overview

  • Owner at Carlson Worldwide Resources
  • Global Sales at Carlson Worldwide Resources
  • Owner at Carlson Wordlwide Resources
  • Paraguay at US Peace Corps
  • Management at Neiman Marcus & Co

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Robert F. Carlson's Summary

A successful and accomplished global marketer, entrepreneur in International Trade and Development.
At present, 2014 May, have traveled and/or lived among 50 countries and am a very proactive advocate, consultant, and facilitator for all manner of global market entry and expansion.Individualized Sales and Marketing underlie the majority of my success.

Robert F. Carlson's Experience


Carlson Worldwide Resources

April 1983Present (31 years 6 months) Santa Fe, New Mexico Area

Global Business Opportunity

Global Sales

Carlson Worldwide Resources

April 1983Present (31 years 6 months)

Comprehensive global marketing, management, and consulting services for an export expansion project to locate distributors for a construction machinery product, DynaLube, as well as marketing precious gemstone among 50 countries, on 5 continents. Many high quality trade alliances were established during the process.


Carlson Wordlwide Resources

April 1983December 2011 (28 years 9 months)

I was involved in a beginning global expansion campaign of selecting distributors, globally to 12 countries, and I bought precious gemstone in Thailand and marketed them in Rio de Janeiro.
Attended a gem ID course in Bangkok. Presently, I am creating on online marketing business, known as RFCarlson Worldwide


US Peace Corps

Government Agency; 5001-10,000 employees; International Affairs industry

August 1980April 1982 (1 year 9 months)

Agricultural co-op development project to implement economic self- sufficiency for small farmers, using local government financing.


Neiman Marcus & Co

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; Retail industry

June 1974August 1980 (6 years 3 months)

Marketed Fine Furs in 1974 at Neimans in The Management Training program, which included
marketing in the electronics area, for this highly specialized retail concern

Robert F. Carlson's Test Scores

  • Meyers Briggs Profile

    • January 2012
    • Score: INTJ x 5 INTP-last

Robert F. Carlson's Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer Experience

    • Peace Corps Volunteer

      Asuncion, Paraguay
      • Economic Empowerment
      August 1980 April 1982 (1 year 9 months)

      Forming co-op developments for distribution among small farmers

  • Volunteer Interests

    • Causes I care about:

      • Animal Welfare
      • Arts and Culture
      • Children
      • Civil Rights and Social Action
      • Economic Empowerment
      • Education
      • Environment
      • Health
      • Human Rights
      • Politics
      • Poverty Alleviation
      • Science and Technology
      • Social Services
    • Organizations I support:

      • National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
      • World Affairs Council
      • International Air Transport Association (IATA)
      • International SOS
      • Global Knowledge Training
      • Entrepreneurial Resources, LLC dba erExecutives
      • American Management Association
      • American Marketing Association

Robert F. Carlson's Courses

  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Global Marketing and Management

    Thunderbird School of Global Management

    • Import/Export, Global Marketing, Cross Cultural Management, Spanish
    • Global Business like import/export, int'l marketing, entrepreneurial thesis, and management
    • Import/Export, Global Marketing, Global Entrepreneurship
    • Spanish, Import?Export, Global Management, Global Marketing, Entrepreneurship

Robert F. Carlson's Languages

  • English

  • Spanish

Robert F. Carlson's Skills & Expertise

  1. Sales, Marketing, Management, Online Marketing
  2. Entrepreneurship
  3. Marketing Strategy
  4. Business Strategy
  5. Strategic Planning
  6. New Business Development
  7. International Trade
  8. Marketing
  9. Business Development
  10. Negotiation
  11. Business Planning
  12. Online Advertising
  13. Product Development
  14. Sales Management
  15. International Marketing
  16. Social Media Marketing
  17. Market Research
  18. Project Management
  19. Public Speaking
  20. Public Relations
  21. International Sales
  22. Retail
  23. Management
  24. Online Marketing
  25. Start-ups
  26. Strategy
  27. E-commerce
  28. Digital Marketing
  29. Small Business
  30. Lead Generation
  31. Email Marketing
  32. Social Networking
  33. Marketing Communications
  34. SEO
  35. Direct Marketing
  36. Brand Development
  37. Advertising
  38. Product Marketing
  39. Sales
  40. Social Media
  41. Web Marketing
  42. Account Management
  43. Leadership

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Robert F. Carlson's Education

Asian Institute of Gemological Science

Gemology Identification, Gemstone


Activities and Societies: Based in Bangkok, Thailand, a non-traditional school

Thunderbird School of Global Management

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Global Marketing and Management


Grade: 3.5/4.0

Premiere Global Management Graduate School

Activities and Societies: Latin American Club, Entrepreneurial Associations.

Southern Methodist University

BBA, Global Marketing


Worked in the Real Estate Club during my senior year.

Activities and Societies: Financed my way by loans, grants, scholarships, and working part time at Neiman Marcus & Co in Dallas, TX

Southern Methodist University

BBA, Marketing & Global Studies


Activities and Societies: Real Estate Club, Institute Of Real Estate Finance, Work/Study

New Horizons

Computer Networking, MCSE

Richardson High School

Diploma, Everything

Activities and Societies: Distributive Education which was part time sales

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