REAL ESTATE INVESTOR - ENTREPRENEUR PHILANTHROPIST
Gary is a Serial Entrepreneur, Start-Up Investor, Philanthropist and Real Estate Developer based in the Seattle area.
A career of leadership roles such as President/CEO of ATG Stores.com, as well as a VP for Lowe’s. He now serves several Board roles for University of Washington Bothell and Washington State Opportunity Scholarship.
Gary founded Rubens Family Foundation which supports Washington State Non-Profits focused on educational opportunities for low income underprivileged students, to achieve high demand STEM, Healthcare and Professional/Technical degrees. Rubens Family Foundation also supports teen and early learning support programs. Garys grants will help over 7000 students attain a college education and high demand career, over 70% are first time college attendees in their family.
Most Recently, Gary acquired Athlete Intelligence, a Kirkland, WA based company focused on Data Analytics for Athlete Performance and Safety, helping coaches, trainers and athletes measure athlete performance as well as identify head impact for concussion awareness.
WHAT I DO
"Gary is an authentic individual who cares about the companies with which he works. As an entrepreneur himself, he's able to offer hard-earned insights to the companies he invests in, and genuinely wants to see the founders he partners with grow and succeed."
BRYAN COPLEY / CityBldr / FOUNDER & CEO