is well known in Montana's Big Sky Country and has an extensive and successful 35-year business history, which included the formation, start-up and eventual sale of eight successful entrepreneurial businesses in telecommunications, real estate and construction.
These companies include, in telecom: Mobile ComNet; Coverage Plus Antenna Systems, Inc.; Advanced Radio Communications Services, Inc.; and Air Space Radio Systems
, a top ten Motorola dealer in the U.S. In construction, his
companies included: C.M.H. Corp.; Consolidated Wire Rope and Rigging, Inc.; and Gerrard and LaRoche, Inc.
real estate experience includes ownership of Gerrard Properties
, a developer of real estate and rental properties in Florida, Washington D.C. and Montana.
Though semi-retired today, Gerrard
is constantly on the go for pursuits of both business and pleasure.
For the past seven years, he has been chairman of the board of Interlaken, Inc., an environmental construction firm doing restoration work in the Florida everglades.
He also is a Trustee on the John Hopkins Medical Board and serves on both its finance and real estate development committees.
And he's held the highest positions at several telecom-related associations and served as a communications consultant to several of America's major corporations.
Among his present-day pursuits, Gerrard is passionate about classic car restoration, with collections in both the Big Sky area of Montana, and in his second home in Manalapan, Florida (where he was formerly mayor).