Gary F. Kimmons - Mr. Kimmons is Chairman, President, CEO and founder of eDoorways Corp.
Originally known as GK Intelligent Systems, Inc.
, Mr. Kimmons' company
created a key learning technology ("Smart OneSM") chosen as the United Nations Flag Technology for software.
Gary's company successfully associated the Smart One brand with other national brands including National Geographic
, The Smithsonian
, Radio Shack
, and others.
established all of the business processes and services for the Company and took the Company to a $500 million market cap.
In 2002 he
successfully re-launched the Company after operations ceased due to a takeover attempt.
In order to facilitate the re-launch Mr. Kimmons
negotiated key acquisitions of profitable private entertainment and Lifestyle ventures, and has shifted the company's focus to a next-generation media and entertainment corporation providing a diversified portfolio of state-of-the-art entertainment and media resources.
has over 30 years of distinguished experience in creating market-driven concepts for successful projects and enterprises.
A business entrepreneur and technology/marketing visionary, Mr. Kimmons
is uniquely talented in his
ability to identify and leverage key market trends.
Prior to founding the Company, Mr. Kimmons was president, CEO and founder of Gary Anthony, INC., a corporation marketing specialized business improvement products to the petroleum industry (upstream and downstream) and the federal government (USDOT) from 1988 to1992.
From 1981 to1987 Mr. Kimmons served as a manager in Human Resource Development at Reading & Bates Corporation.
Mr. Kimmons was the Director of Training and Development at the Smith International from 1978 to1981.
Prior to that Mr. Kimmons worked at Geosource, Inc. as a corporate management development specialist.
He has also worked for First City Bank and Bell Telephone Laboratories, where he was a Member of the Technical Staff.
has obtained several notable accomplishments throughout his
He created the Human Achievement Foundation to foster innovation in achievement.
developed an award winning and patented learning software technology (Smart One).
won the Silver Medal at the New York Film Festival for an education film entitled "Making Whole.
The educational company he
created, GK Intelligent Systems
, was awarded top honors by the retailers of America.
Mr. Kimmons graduated from William Marsh Rice University with a bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science and holds a masters degree in Management Science from Stevens Institute of Technology/Rutgers.
A key theme of Mr. Kimmons'
professional career has been personal empowerment.
empowerment concepts play a key role in the companies with which he