How to Thrive in a Commission-Based Job
At AIFP, our commodity traders go through a one-year paid apprenticeship program before they enter our commission-only sales structure. That means that by the t… Learn More
Shane moved to Portland from his hometown of Marshall, Minnesota in 2006. He worked in customer service, technical support, and eventually in international channel sales at an electronics company. His career working with companies around the world gave him years of experience with import and export which is now his primary role at AIFP. Shane enjoys spending time with family, playing board games, listening to music/podcasts, and being outdoors in his free time. He married his wife, Caity, in 2020 and lives with her and their two cats in Tigard.Back to Team
We balance hard work and play. With exceptional employee retention and a people first approach, we keep our staff happy and engaged.
Some of my favorite things about working at AIFP are that I enjoy the trading partners that I work with every day, and the fact that my paycheck is based on how hard that I am willing to work.Jeff Hoggard Trader
Commodity trading is the coolest, old-school, person-to-person, make-deals business out there. It’s professional, personal, and requires a level of ease with people. It’s both challenging and rewarding.Nick Klohs Trader