Brian Bonar: A Successful, Beloved Business Executive
Scotsman Brian Bonar is a businessman that’s internationally known and respected. For almost 50 years he has played an important role in a wide range of businesses in several industries. After earning his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Scotland’s Strathclyde University and his MBA and International Business Development Studies PhD from Staffordshire University in England, he became a procurement manager for IBM in Europe.
After 18 years there, he held management and executive positions with a variety of companies in the United States.
The talented, experienced, innovative businessman has earned a number of awards and accolades. In 2016 Who’s Who in Cambridge voted him ‘Executive of the Year’. He earned this award for his years of quality work leading a wide variety of companies to success and helping employees under his purview to grow professionally.
The Scottish businessman is so beloved in the United Kingdom he was honored with the title ‘Lord Bonar of Wilcrick, Cardiff, Wales.’ Many people that have done business with Bonar simply say he is a effective, innovative, caring, visionary leader that gets things done.
Part of the reason for Brian Bonar’s success is his excellent leadership skills, solid educational background, exemplary work and impressive achievements. Plus his skill set is vast. He is an expert in mergers & acquisitions, engineering, printing technology, temporary staffing, software and hardware development and insurance services.
He is also in great demand because of his expertise in new business development, private equity, venture capital, finance sourcing, business restructuring, turn around management, marketing strategy, sales, recruiting and employee relations.
Bonar has played an important role in helping companies in several industries to succeed. Some of those companies include Smart-tek Automated Services, the Rastek Corporation, Adaptec, itec imaging technologies, The Solvis Group, Dalrada Financial Services and Trucept temporary staffing.
Bonar has also founded Bezier Systems, a successful printing technology company, and AMS Outsourcing. He has also developed valuable relationships with printer manufacturers in Japan and Korea and businesses and consumers in Mexico, Eastern Europe as well as the United States.
In the past few years Bonar has become involved in the restaurant business. He now owns two restaurants in San Diego.
With the help of Patrick Pontasy, an award-winning French chef, he took over Bellamy’s and has made it into a popular destination for diners in San Diego looking for quality French food. Brian Bonar also opened The Ranch at Brand’s Canyon on a 144 acre plot. The Ranch also features an event space and a farm in addition to a great restaurant.
According to Bloomberg, people describe Brian Bonar as articulate, intelligent and focused. He’s the type of executive with whom everyone enjoy working. He’s always willing to share his time, talent and expertise.