Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Association CEO Rick Walker on Georgia Business Radio
Rick Walker, President CEO and Founder Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Association
- Highly rated intellectual property (IP), trade association, and business attorney, technologist, and startup expert, with a proven track record in monetizing IP and generating profits for stakeholders. SIBF International Entrepreneur of the Year Award - 2015. - I help clients develop a comprehensive intellectual property strategy for their patent portfolios, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and other intangible assets. Also help with startup issues in growing businesses and building brands.
- 14 years as a top corporate executive (EVP) and General Counsel in a NYSE-listed company - Over 14 years as a partner in a law firm - Have both undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees - Very broad experience in corporate management, operations, technology, international including China, legal, and Board of Directors' matters - Named one of the "Latest Generation of Atlanta CEOs and Power Brokers," Atlanta Journal Constitution - AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell legal directory (highest ranking) - Rated as one of the "Top Lawyers of Georgia - 2013" (National Law Journal), and one of the "Top Lawyers of Georgia - 2014" (Atlanta Magazine). Admitted to practice in Georgia, Michigan, Kentucky, and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Registered Patent Attorney). - Named an NACD (National Association of Corporate Directors) Governance Fellow, the highest level of credentialing for corporate directors and corporate governance professionals. - Experienced CEO and Independent Corporate Director - Background and experience include service on several Boards of Directors with deep experience in corporate governance matters.
Topics to Discuss: Southern Automotive Conference (SAC) October 3-5, 2018 at Cobb-Galleria Convention Centre
Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Association
- New record-setting trade association which passionately promotes the interests of the automotive manufacturing industry. - GAMA advances the automotive industry in Georgia and worldwide by providing: -- Business Opportunities (helping members find new business), -- Great Connections (facilitating business and personal networking), and -- Unique Experiences (members are the first to learn about new industry initiatives). GAMA helps "Drive the Business Success" of its members through various activities including meetings, continuing education, professional growth, and networking to foster increased profitability, quality, and innovation.
Web Site / Social Media Links: www.GAMA-Georgia.org
Guest Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rick-walker-a300222
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