WILSON ESSIEN is the CEO of Sunrise Vending Company in San Francisco, California. He received his B.S. degree in business management in 1986 from John F. Kennedy University in Orinda, California. In 1994, Mr. Essien received his MB from National University in San Diego, California, and in 2001, he received his Ph.D. in organizational development (integral studies) from the California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, California.
Dr. Essien’s research and publications focus on innovations in dialogue, business analysis and ethics, business and culture, business and organizational decision-making, and motivations in business including imaginative and creative thinking, and writing.
Dr. Essien has served as adjunct professor at the University of Phoenix, as a broker, as an owner of Metro Loans Company, as president and owner of Wilson Maintenance Company, and as a district court registrar.
Dr. Essien is the author of Managerial Handbook, (2006), The Effa Woodpecker Story, (2008), The Strategic Management (2012), and The Business Policy and Participative Decision-Making, including a workshop (to be published later this year).
Dr. Essien was also awarded a Profile of Academic Excellence from his alma mater.