Gary Cruz

Current City: Tucson, AZ

Gary Cruz brings experience as the leader of a small local business.  He is retired aerospace manager with 30 years of increasing managerial responsibilities including having managed teams up to 120 employees.  Management skills include marketing and proposals, cost projections, cost and schedule control, capital acquisitions, employee career management and training plans.

Gary entered into the business sector with the mindset that will combine good business sense AND making positive impacts on the environment. Having decided that Generation Y and X are the future leaders that will have the most impact on the environment, Gary selected a used clothing retail franchise for his initial business venture. The company vehicle is a 1997 Ford truck that runs on Compressed Natural Gas(CNG).

Gary has also entered into a partnership with a small Tucson based engineering product design group. The Company focus is to develop recreational products which are safe and fun while blending technology with creative thinking.


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Industry Experience


Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo CA   BSEL 1983</p>

Barstow Junior College, Barstow, CA  AS 1980</p>


Mentoring Methods

In Person