Executive Director of BNI for the central North Carolina (Triangle) region including eleven counties from Virginia to South Carolina, including Raleigh, Durham, Cary, and Fayetteville.  38 chapters with more than 700 members that generates more $15 million dollars in annual profit.

Background in technology services, self-employed since 1997.

Worked with thirty authors to write a book that made the Amazon Best Seller list.  Building the Ultimate Network shares some cutting edge ideas about networking.

Wife, Shirley, teaches at the Governor Morehead School for the Blind.  She co-published a book about photography classes for blind students that was well received by the New York Times.

As Abraham Lincoln said, “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.”