Gary has extensive experience as a CFO and senior business executive in a variety of industries, including consumer products, manufacturing, technology, major league professional sports and financial consulting. He has worked in companies ranging from the multi-national and Fortune 500 to startups. As an experienced financial consultant with broad management experience, he thoroughly enjoys working closely with clients to help them realize their business goals with effective advice and attentive service.
Gary is experienced in a wide range of disciplines, including financial management, accounting, general management/operations, administration, HR and M&A. He has directly managed debt levels exceeding $50 million with multiple lenders, and he particularly enjoys scaling up businesses from the startup stage into mature operations, with a focus on continuous improvement, efficiency and financing growth.
Starting his career as an auditor with Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC), Gary earned his CPA certification in California. He graduated from Duke University with an MBA from UCLA’s Graduate (now Anderson) School of Management. He has participated as a member of the Board of Governors for the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce and served as a guest speaker for both the University of Utah’s executive education program and Westminster College.