Bruce Cummings, Chief Executive Officer, Gila LLC
Bruce brings extensive domestic and international experience in marketing, product development, business development and sales in both public and private companies. Bruce specializes in the customer service, high technology and manufacturing fields, and brings more than 30 years of experience in growth and turnaround ventures. Bruce has founded and ran five different companies in high tech and service businesses. Bruce earned undergraduate degrees in physics from the State University of New York and in nuclear engineering from the University of Arizona. He earned his MBA in marketing from Syracuse University. Bruce holds five patents for the development of next-generation aerosol monitoring technology and wireless monitoring technology. He continues to be active in the venture capital community, consulting to many technology start-ups and is a founding member of the Austin Council of Entrepreneurs.
Bruce served as Past President to the Texas chapter of ACA International’s Board of Directors and is a member of ACA International’s “Committee of 100”. He previously served on the Editorial Board for InsideARM.com, the leading Accounts Receivable Management Industry Information and News Source; the Board of OmniAir Consortium and currently serves on the Board of Advantage Business Media, a digital marketing firm in NJ. In 2011, 2012 and 2015 Bruce was nominated “Best CEO in Central Texas” by the Austin Business Journal.