John Battista III is co-owner and executive of an international manufacturing company based in Michigan. John’s roles within his business focus on management of the company’s operations and international sales networks, as well as decision-making on company investments in mergers and strategic acquisitions. John also serves as President of the Ronald J. Woods Charitable Trust. The trust’s activities span throughout the United States and across the globe, with focuses on animal welfare, service K9’s, individuals with disabilities, social justice, and education. John lives in Michigan with his wife and two children and spends time travelling among the international operations of his firm. He is a graduate of Northeastern University’s School of Business.