Akin Ross is a seasoned professional having 15 years of experience in sales and business management. He has attained a documented track record of sustained success in the business industry. He has worked with a number of renowned organizations since 2002. He joined Boys & Girls Club Inc., Rochester, NY in 2002 as an Assistant Director. Later in 2007, he joined Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Rochester, NY as the Branch Manager. In 2012, he became the Vice President/ Branch Manager of JP Morgan Chase Bank, Rochester, NY; where he led a team of three or more than bankers that executed all the sales activities.
Currently, Akin Ross is working with Raymour & Flanigan Furniture, Rochester, NY as Regional Inventory Control Manager. He is responsible for handling a team throughout Rochester, takes care of the inventory, and builds maintenance and safety compliancy within the region inventories. He is also in charge of training and development processes, and carries out monthly audits, safety compliance, property management, and cross audits in other regions.
Akin Ross has various certifications in management and development training programs from the Leadership Development Institute
1. Coaching For Excellent Program
2. Increasing Skills and Effectiveness Program
3. Performance Excellence Program
4. Emerging Leadership
5. Member of Upstate New York Safety Management Team
Akin has received many awards and honors in his career. He is a Black Scholar and has won Athlete of the year, Greece Arcadia High School. He won the Leadership Award at the Enterprise Rent-a-Car, and Upstate New York Leader of the Month Award at Raymour & Flanigan.
During his free time he likes to play golf, and mentor youth in football and basketball. He is also the Vice President of Westside Scorpions, a youth football organization.