Vice President, Meridian Tools, Inc.
Jen W. Gross is the Vice-President of Meridian Tools, Inc. of Oklahoma City. She is a graduate of Christ College in Taiwan, Fayetteville Technical Institute and Houston Community College. From 1983-1990 she served as a data processor and geophysical technician for Houston-based Western Geophysical Co.
From 1990-95 Jen worked as a buyer and manager at United General Supply Co., Inc. in Houston where she managed over $1 million in import-export operations, sales and purchases between the U.S. and China. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Jen oversaw all customer service- related matters with overseas clientele and coordinated semi-annual national trade show exhibits in locations like Las Vegas and Chicago marketing United’s merchandise.
Since 1995, Jen has served as vice-president at Meridian Tools, Inc. of Oklahoma City, directing import and export relations with more than 10 Chinese-based manufacturers for tools and general merchandise. She also oversees the company’s wholesale operations in coordination with the retail branch. As vice-president Jen also manages and maintains all of Meridian Tools’ accounting and bookkeeping records.
Jen has been a member of the Oklahoma Governor’s International Team for XX years and has served as a translator for travelling delegations from Taiwan and China on visits to Oklahoma’s city and state governments.