Alan E. Hall is an expert on business and leadership skills. Above all, he is a consummate businessman and entrepreneur. His acknowledgments include Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 1997 and MountainWest Capital Network's Utah Entrepreneur of the year in 2009. He has invested in scores of companies and directly launched and led organizations ranging from home businesses to themultinational sales outsourcing organization MarketStar, which he sold to Omnicom in 1999, and remains involved with as the Chairman of the Board. With Dave Norton, the founder of Iomega, Alan co-directs Island Park Investments.