Kirking was raised on a family farm near Lodi and in the 1980s was a reporter for Agri-View. But for the past 20 years he has lived in Europe and now owns English Editorial Services, a firm based in the Czech Republic offering communication expertise in finance and the life sciences. Previously, Kirking had a career in stock brokerage and investment banking and also wrote a book, Untangling Bosnia and Hercegovina. Kirking is about to launch a consulting division to help American companies develop their businesses in Central Europe.
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