Resume of John Aycoth, Founder

Present Experience

EAW GROUP LLC
President & CEO
Alexandria, Virginia
Public & Government Affairs, Public Relations, Trade & Economic Development & Advertising

RICE HOUSE HEALTHCARE PROGRAM HOLDINGS LLC

Treating Diabetes, Hypertension, Obesity, Heart and Kidney Disease
President & CEO
Durham, North Carolina

RICE HOUSE HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION

Funding Research for Type-2 Diabetes & Hypertension
Chairman
Durham, North Carolina

SEQUOIA GLOBAL ADVISORS LLC

President & CEO
Alexandria, Virginia

THE ALBERT SCHWEITZER HOSPITAL FOUNDATION OF AMERICA, INC.

Founding Chairman
Alexandria, Virginia

Previous Experience

1987 – 1993 EDWARD AYCOTH WORLDWIDE, INC.
EDWARD AYCOTH & CO., INC.
President
Washington, D.C. – New York – Los Angeles – London – Taiwan
(Merged in 1993 with Citigate Group Limited, London, U.K.)

1981 – 1987 AYCOTH & CO., INC.
Public Relations & Government Affairs
Washington, D.C.

1979 – 1981 REAGAN/BUSH 1980 CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE (FLORIDA)
State Coordinator
St. Petersburg, Florida

1975 – 1979 UNITED STATES NAVY – (CTO) CRYPTOLOGIC TECHNICIAN OPERATIONS
Graduated with Honors – U.S. Naval Cryptologic School, Corry Station,
Pensacola, Florida – Received Top Secret Special Intelligence Clearance

Assigned Duty: (FOSIF) Fleet Oceanographic Surveillance Intelligence Facility
U.S. Naval Cryptologic Station, Rota, Spain

Temporary Duty: U.S.S. Guam (1976 – 90 Days)
U.S.S Yarnell (1977 – 90 Days)
U.S.S. Bowen (1978 – 90 Days)

After 2 Years Reserve Duty – Received Honorable Discharge in September 1981

AFFILIATIONS

Netherlands-American Amity Trust (NAAT)
British-American Business Association (BABA)
The Asia Society
U.S.-ASEAN Trade Council
U.S.–Ukraine Business Council
U.S.-Malaysia Trade Council
U.S.-Libya Trade and Economic Council
U.S.-Nigeria Trade Council
The African-American Institute
The British Automotive Manufacturing Association (BAMA)
The Netherlands-America Foundation
The Motorcycle Industry Council

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Chairman – 1980 Florida Conservative Union Annual Awards Dinner

Chairman – 1981 March of Dimes WalkAmerica SuperWalk,
St. Petersburg, Florida

Director – Salvador Dali Museum Inaugural Committee – 1982
St. Petersburg, Florida

State Coordinator – Citizens Choice on Government Revenue (Florida)
(Statewide Effort to Roll Back Property Taxes)

AWARDS

Citation – Letter of Appreciation – Commanding Officer, U.S. Naval
Cryptologic Station, Rota, Spain – August 27, 1979

1981 Florida Conservative Union Man of the Year

1982 Award for Distinguished Voluntary Leadership
March of Dimes Birth Defect Foundation, St. Petersburg, Florida

1992 Who’s Who in Leading American Business Executives

March 1, 2000 – Awarded by Kentucky Governor Paul E. Patton
Commissioned as a Kentucky Colonel

Education

U.S. Naval Cryptologic School, Naval Training Center – Corry Station
Pensacola, Florida

Guilford College, Greensboro, North Carolina

Ashbrook High School, Gastonia, North Carolina