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<p>Gary serves as Managing Director Corporate Leadership Development for inVentiv Health and is the founder and president of The Professional Development Group, LLC; in Atlanta, GA. Gary has over 25 years in key leadership positions within the pharmaceutical industry. His develops and delivers communications enhancement programs, leadership development training and career coaching for all levels within Corporate America.</p> <p>After serving in the U.S. Air Force, and upon returning from a tour in Vietnam, Gary spent 14 years in law enforcement leadership roles in Texas and has a degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Texas. His healthcare career began at Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals where his 14-year tenure rewarded him with a steady upward career progression from Sales Representative to Director of Human Resources.</p> <p>Gary completed a Strategic Leadership MBA short course during his tenure at Hoechst which focused on pharmaceutical business planning case studies. He has extensive experience at the senior management level teaching Leadership Development and Business Management. Gary has served as a professional facilitator and key note speaker for hundreds of companies in North America. Gary is an honored lifetime member of United&nbsp; Who&rsquo;s Who.</p> <p>Gary has enhanced the communication efficiency of many organizations by teaching the importance of understanding and leveraging different behavior styles within their respective organizations. He has produced a video &ldquo;Loving Differences&rdquo;, co-authored a book with Bob Hope and is currently writing a book on leadership. Gary uses his extensive and diverse management background to help others plan for the future.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>