Dr. Kwong is a tenured professor of Business and Economics at California State University Los Angeles. He pioneered a program in International Business Practices for mid-level Chinese executives.

With an American education and senior executive background, Kern navigates the cultural gap between the US and China adeptly. He successfully facilitated the sale of a plastic card manufacturer to an American Indian Private Equity Group and negotiated improved terms for a US-based laser distributor with its Shanghai supplier, leading to substantial market gains. Kern also brokered a joint venture between a Los Angeles petroleum compounder/blender and a Chinese wholesaler, resolving complex issues efficiently.

Kern excels in resolving cross-cultural business challenges and spearheading M&A deals, helping Janas in uncovering fresh client opportunities.


Georgia State University – Master of Business Administration in International Business (MBA) – Ph.D. in Operations Management & Strategic Management


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Registered Representative of JCC Advisors, Member FINRA/SIPC


Author of 63 articles that focus on business forecasting, manufacturing and sales practices in China, Japan, Korea, & the U.S.