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Gary Douglas

Gary Douglas, American mergers and acquisitions entrepreneur. Registered investment advisor. Co-founder Fair Share 502, Newport Beach, 1990; president West Newport Bridge Association, 1989. Member Balboa Bay Club, Laguna Artist's Association (president 1985).

Background

  • Douglas, Gary was born on September 15, 1945 in Hamtramck, Michigan, United States. Son of Richard and Zosia (Dombrzalski) Dembowski.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Walsh College of Accountancy, 1977.

    Career

    • Stock broker Paine, Webber Inc., Troy, Michigan, 1968-1973. President, owner American Auto Care Corporation, Toledo, 1974-1979. Partner Douglas & Douglas, Inc., Newport Beach, California, 1980-1982.

      President Geneva Learning Systems, Inc., 1983-1990, Hambros Bank London, Los Angeles, 1990-1992. Chief Executive Officer Essential Technologies, Inc., since 1990. Member advisory board Davstar Corporation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Registered investment advisor.

    Works

    • Author: Zero Base Budgeting and Sunset Laws, 1977 (William T. Creed Accounting Writing award 1977).

    Membership

    Co-founder Fair Share 502, Newport Beach, 1990. President West Newport Bridge Association, 1989. Member Balboa Bay Club, Laguna Artist's Association (president 1985).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writer, artist.

    Connections

    • Married Debra McKay, June 28, 1980. 1 child, Amy.
    • father: Richard Dembowski
    • mother: Zosia (Dombrzalski) Dembowski
    • spouse: Debra McKay
    • child: Amy Douglas
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    Born September 15, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      Walsh College of Accountancy
    • 1968 - 1973
      Stock broker, Paine
      Troy, Michigan, United States
    • 1974 - 1979
      president
      Toledo, Belize
    • 1980 - 1982
      partner, Douglas & Douglas
      Newport Beach, California, United States
    • 1983 - 1990
      president, Geneva Learning Systems
    • 1990 - 1992
      president, Geneva Learning Systems
    • 1990
      Chief Executive Officer, Essential Technologies