Ronald Hirasawa

Marketing and Strategy

Ronald T. Hirasawa


Ron Hirasawa teaches Marketing, Strategic Management, and Global Marketing at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. In 2005, he was awarded Distinguished Faculty.

Ron has been Vice President of Robertson Lowstuter, a coaching/performance company, since 2000.

He coaches executives, and consults on vision, mission, strategy, marketing, and innovation in healthcare, banking, transportation, technologies, food and other industries.  Ron created a $100 million Midwest regional snack foods entity with the merger and acquisition of three companies.  He structured and negotiated the deals, arranged new financing, and ran the turnaround operations.

Ron has worked in sales, marketing, and advertising for P&G, Johnson Wax, United Brands, Leo Burnett, and Don Tennant. He has advised Fortune 500 companies on doing business with the Japanese.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 1991

Professional Experience


Hirasawa & Associates

Vice President

Robertson Lowstuter


St. Mary's University

Master in Business Administration

University of Pennsylvania,Wharton School of Business

Bachelor of Science