How I can help you

I’m an entrepreneur who enjoys building businesses, teams, and streamlining operations.  See below for my highlights.  I love all types of business and want to share as much knowledge as I can with those who might find it valuable.

Taught operations and supply chain management at Portland State University

Conducted R&D at aerospace company

Started a material science company that we took public on NASDAQ in 2005

Started a cancer drug company

Built a $500M chemical production plant in Idaho

Consulted for a medical device company

Ran a construction company in Hawaii

Started and sold a specialty chemical company in Dallas in 2018

Currently run a trucking company (16 power units)


Areas of Expertise

  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Government & Regulations
  • Intellectual Property
  • Manufacturing & Product Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Operations

Industry Experience

  • Transportation & Warehousing
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Technical & Scientific Services



MS Chemistry

BS in Chemistry w/ Minor in Mathematics

Karl Taft

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone
  • Video