Jason Zickerman drives the strategic vision and continued expansion of The Alternative Board’s (TAB) international business advisory network, spanning more than 900 cities in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, New Zealand and Venezuela. Jason’s innate ability to counsel and reshape businesses to positions of market leadership has enabled him to drive TAB’s landmark success, growing TAB to become one of the world’s largest for-profit peer board and coaching services franchise organization serving business owners and industry visionaries alike.
Jason is an internationally known business development and growth advisor who maintains an exceptional knowledge and passion for business, combined with strategic counsel and astuteness that fuels the success of the organizations he speaks with. His expert counsel is consistently recognized throughout the business world’s most influential media, including: Business Week, CNN, CFO, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, The Globe and Mail, Investor’s Business Daily, MSNBC, The Associated Press, Smart Money, and Reuters. Jason has also made multiple appearances on Fox Business News due to the real-world value and timeliness of his counsel and his position as an authority on issues faced by small- to medium-sized businesses.
Jason maintains a broad base of specialties including subjects such as visionary leadership, strategic planning and the intricate challenges faced by family businesses. As such, Jason was a contributor to The Wall Street Journal best-seller, 9 Elements of Family Business Success: A Proven Formula for Improving Leadership & Relationships in Family Business written by TAB Founder and Executive Chairman Allen E. Fishman.
Jason is dedicated to education and advocacy in the international franchise community. He has earned the designation of Certified Franchise Executive and he is a member of the ICFE Board of Governors for the International Franchise Association. Jason’s involvement in the International Franchise Association is significant. He is a member of the International Committee, including acting as the Vice Chair, and is a frequent speaker and moderator at the IFA’s international conferences.