Wilson Lecture


2018 John Arthur Wilson Memorial Lecturer

By Jonathan (Jon) Clark, CEO PrimeAsia

The 59th John Arthur Wilson Memorial Lecture will be presented at the Annual Convention by Jon Clark, CEO of PrimeAsia, at 8:00 am on Wednesday, June 19, 2018.

Mr. Clark currently is in his 27th year in the leather industry, starting at Prime Tanning in 1990.  He spent his first ten years in the industry learning and working at Prime Tanning in various sales positions.  He was appointed as vice president in 1997 and took over the responsibility of expanding and growing Prime Tanning’s presence in the global athletic leather market as well as overseeing all sales and service operations in Asia as Prime Tanning expanded manufacturing operations in the region.  In 2002 Jon Clark left Prime Tanning and was named president of global marketing for PrimeAsia Leather Company.  In November of 2007 he was named CEO of PrimeAsia and is supported by a multi-national senior management team spread throughout the globe.