Ron Whitney

Board Member — Secretary

Ron is the Executive Director of IRTA and previously served on the IRTA Global Board of Directors. Ron aggressively advocates for the barter and alternative capital industry and articulates IRTA policy on difficult topics such as IRS treatment of barter, deficit management, franchising and licensing, ethics and alternative currency policies. Ron also oversees IRTA’s international trading platform, Universal Currency, which continues to set inter-exchange trading records in the industry Worldwide.

Ron has received numerous outstanding achievement awards from IRTA, including the prestigious David Wallach Award, Paul St. Martin Award and a Special Global Board Recognition Award for his accomplishments and contributions to the barter industry.