Jack moved to Sarasota a year ago. A career marketing-advertising professional with over 35 years of experience in; brand management, retail food, full-service ad agency (for Chick fil-A and Georgia-Pacific), and hospitality (e.g. lodging, dining, recreation, and special events). He transitioned into a 2nd career as a college instructor with responsibilities in both the Communication and Business-Hospitality Colleges at Georgia State University for over 15 years. He holds a MBA in Marketing Management from New York University and completed his Doctoral courses in Communication at GSU. His expertise is in all facets of new product development as applied to various business and academic categories, and situations.