LEONARD M. LINTON
ViaSource Solutions Leonard “Len” Linton is chief financial officer of ViaSource, a Thousand Oaks outsource contact center with operations in the United States, Honduras and the Philippines. He also served on the board of California Oaks State Bank from its founding in 1998 until its sale in 2011. Currently, he chairs the board of the California Museum of Art at Thousand Oaks and previously served as chair of the New West Symphony in Thousand Oaks. He is a past president of the Rotary Club of Westlake Village Sunrise. For the last several years he has been an active member of Chaine des Rotisseurs, an international food and wine organization. ALMA MATER: Saint Lawrence University in Canton, New York for undergraduate; Michigan State University for MBA. BEST ADVICE: Salesmanship begins when the customer says no. FAVORITE BOOK: “Guns, Germs and Steel” by Jared Diamond. BUCKET LIST: Living past the century mark. My dad made it to 96.