Brad Mullins is co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of NexGoal, working in conjunction with Kevin Dahl in handling the day-to-day operations. He provides over 22 years experience in executive management, specializing in sales and marketing, distribution, logistics, and business development. Brad is a results-oriented individual with innovative initiatives to drive growth, recognize efficiencies, implement and execute strategies associated with business plans and build strong customer relations.
His experience in business development has provided him a keen understanding of all facets of running a successful business. Brad brings a wide range of experience at an executive level with large companies like Frito-Lay, Nestle USA, and Michael Foods. His 12 years of experience with a venture capitalists group has provided Brad with experience in purchasing companies and developing business plans to grow sales and reduce costs, making them attractive targets for an eventual acquisition.
Brad holds an undergraduate degree from Wittenberg University where he played four years of NCAA collegiate football, playing in the NCAA Division III National Championship in 1979 . Brad was the defensive captain his senior year and earned multiple honors in the Ohio Athletic Conference, including the “Golden Helmet Award” for the leagues hardest hitting tackler. He pursued a professional football career with the USFL Arizona Wranglers. Brad was nominated into the Lorain City Hall of Fame in 2002.
Brad has participated in countless hours of sales training and is a certified instructor in “Excellence in Selling”. He also has a real estate license for the state of Ohio and owns multiple rental properties. Brad has served on the Board of Trustees for Teamster Local 299, Local 988 401K programs as well as holding a position on the board of directors for a wealth management company. He also served on the Board of Advisers for Lorain County Junior Achievement.