Bachelor in Advertising and Radio-television Production, University of Minnesota, 1970.
With promotion department Station Washburn Crosby Company -television, Minneapolis, 1967-1969. President Visual Communications, Inc., 1970-1987, The Gottry Communications Group, Inc., Bloomington, Minnesota, 1987-1996. Public Priority Multimedia Group, Mesa, Arizona, since 1995.
Writer in residence Grand Canyon University, Phoenix.
(A Kick in the Career...How to get the job you want, keep ...)
Member Advertising Federation Minnesota (award 1974, 75), Bloomington Chamber of Commerce (winnerBloomington Small Company of Year 1991, Small Business Advocate of Year 1995), Rotary (board directors, named New Rotarian of Year 1990).
Married Joanne Moritz (divorced November 1983). Children: Jonathan, Michelle. Married Karla Mae Styer, November 7, 1984.
1 child, Kalla Paige.