Jim has been with GCA since 1999 and has been CEO and owner since 2002. As CEO, he has focused on building GCA to be focused on client service and providing a strong corporate culture, while moving the company to be an IT security services company. Prior to that, Jim spent 20 years working in the aerospace, manufacturing and construction industries. In his role as CFO and COO, he specialized in turning around and rebuilding companies by applying information technology, restructuring finances and revamping business practices to return them to profitability.
Outside of work, Jim enjoys spending time with his wife of 37 years and his children and grandchildren. He is an avid cyclist, water skier and racquetball player.
Jim holds a B.A. in Accounting from the University of South Florida.
Robert has worked in Identity and Security for more than a decade, as a part of the GCA team. As someone who is always striving to learn more, Robert enjoys taking things apart, learning how they work, then putting them back together; especially when it comes to computers and securing systems. When Robert needs a break from the ones and zeroes, he enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and daughter, who both insist he does not talk about computers.
Robert holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of South Florida.
Jennifer brings 20 years of channel experience to her role as Vice President of Marketing at GCA. Throughout her career, she has held various roles in Technology. Most recently, her time spent at Global Convergence, Inc. as the Vice President of Channel Marketing, and in numerous product marketing leadership roles in her 14 years at Tech Data, developed her expertise in bringing innovative technologies to market. Over her career she has worked in both the distribution and solution provider space, and this holistic experience has provided her with valuable perspective on what it takes to connect technology with clients to solve their business challenges.
Outside of work, Jennifer likes spending time with her husband and their boundlessly energetic children.
Jennifer holds a B.A. in English Literature from the University of New Hampshire, and an M.B.A. from the University of South Florida.