Gary is a visionary technologist and entrepreneur who built several global businesses, directed specialized hardware and software development projects, obtained several patents for software solutions he designed and headed up two Nasdaq-traded companies as CEO.
As Chief Strategy Officer at the Interport Group of Companies, a leading supply chain management firm, he deployed key business initiatives, including a GPS-based IOT Tracking and Location technology that drastically improves security for Air and Ocean Freight shipments.
While at the Miami Free Zone, Gary directed the development of AICS (Automated International Customs System) to automate the processing of filings with US Customs. Prior to the Miami Free Zone, he was CEO of Fusion Networks (NASDAQ :FUSN) an online portal development and information delivery engine.
Gary is the founder of From2.com, which was the first Landed Cost Calculator and Harmonized Tariff System search engine, which obtained patents for its novel development. He also built Golden Eagle Group into one of the largest 3PL companies in the US and took it public (NASDAQ:GEGP).
Gary is actively involved in South Florida’s community and professional associations. He serves on the Board of Advisors of the FDOT (Florida Department of Transportation), and the Advisory Board of one of the largest hedge funds with a focus on International Trade. He is the past Chair of the “One Community One Goal” Trade and Logistics Committee, a member of the Board of Directors at the Beacon Council and the Chairman of the Board of Advisors at Florida International University’s Engineering and Computing Master’s Program. He is also an inductee for the Hall of Fame of the FCBF (Florida Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association).