Gary’s passion for audio and music began at age 14. In his early twenties he trained under Mike Kay at famed audio retailer Lyric Hi-Fi best known for launching several performance audio brands. .
Before leeds, Gary formed Codex Advisors, a boutique M&A firm advising private companies in the telecommunications, media, information technology and healthcare industries.
In 1997 Gary founded Screenzone, a media and technology company that pioneered the use of addressable IP technology for distributing video over the internet. From 1985 to the mid 90’s Gary was Executive Vice President of an injection molding firm. Over a 5 year period, Gary grew the firm by 20% annually then sold the Company to an acquirer for a record multiple.