- Hahn International, Ltd-Hadlyme, CTManaging Director, 1997 - presentGlobal consulting group focusing on economic development within agribusiness sectors of third world countries.
- Cotton IncorporatedPres & CEO, 1982 - 1997Managed a professional staff of 200+, 11 offices worldwide and an annual budget of $75mm +.
- Cotton Incorporated,Exec VP & COO, 1980 - 1982Managed day to day operations
- Cotton IncorporatedSr VP Marketing, 1972 - 1980Over saw media relations and worldwide promotion and advertising campaigns executed by Ogilvy & Mather-NY
- Dan River Textile MillsGen Sales Manager, 1967 - 1972Managed sales and marketing for this diverse textile manufacturer.
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Nick was on the team that founded NYC-based Cotton Incorporated (“The Fabric of Our Lives”). He served as President and CEO, managing a talented group of research, product development, and marketing professionals who brought you new cotton products that don't wrinkle, fade or shrink . These were promoted under the “Seal Of Cotton” logo.
Hahn now manages a global consulting practice through Hahn International, Ltd.(hahnmanagement.com). Founded in 1997 HIL advises third-world farmers on supply-chain competitiveness from farm to retail, including commodity branding and ingredient product marketing. HIL has served as a subcontractor on projects under USAID, US Millennium Challenge, World Bank, and numerous Private Sector grants.
Hahn now lives in East Haddam, Connecticut USA, where he continues his career as a global consultant while narrating books from his home recording studio and writing fiction novels.nickspeak.com , hahnfirst.com.
Nick had been a full golf member of the Wee Burn Country Club in Darien, CT for 25 years and a member of the Union League Club in NYC.
More on Nick's career at COTTON:
Hahn was Inducted into Apparel Industry Hall of Fame and named one of the top 25 Textile Leaders in the last quarter of the 20th Century.
- Notre Dame UnivEnglish
- Harvard Business SchoolAgriBusiness
- Columbia Univ GraduateFund Raising