Houston Technology Center Will Honor Mr. David Quackenbush – Lifetime Achievement Award In IT

 

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Mr. David Quackenbush

The Houston Technology Center announced today it will honor Mr. David Quackenbush at the 2016 Celebration of Entrepreneurs Gala. Held annually, this magical evening event will honor local entrepreneurs and celebrate those who have made significant contributions to the Houston community. The event will be held on May 12, 2016 at the Hyatt RegencyHouston.

Mr. Quackenbush has extensive experience and success in the IT industry. He is CEO and President of Gimmal LLC. He has a successful track record of leading diverse organizations through major transformation and has led organizations with revenues in excess of $100M. David is a hands-on leader that quickly gains the respect of colleagues and is known for building diverse and high-performing teams. In addition to leading and managing organizations, he has led M&A activity on both the sell and buy side of deals. He is also well-versed in energy and retail industries.

David is also an active participant in many charitable organizations including Child Advocates (Board Member), The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (Vice Chairman – Directions & Assistance Committee), The Houston Technology Center, and Memorial Drive United Methodist Church (Board of Stewards). He is married with two daughters and enjoys golf, fishing, CrossFit, and music.

President and CEO Walter Ulrich of the Houston Technology Center congratulates and honors Mr. Quackenbush as a true entrepreneur, leader and humanitarian. “David Quackenbush has been a serial entrepreneur whose intrinsic understanding of information technology and deep dedication to service excellence have driven one innovation after another. Through partnership with Mike Alsup, Gimmal has helped establish Houston as a leader in the field of information technology.”

 More information about the Celebration of Entrepreneurs Gala visit www.houstontech.org/gala

WHEN:

 

WHERE:

Thursday, May 12,2016

 

Hyatt RegencyHouston

1200 LouisianaStreet

Houston, Texas77002

 

ABOUT THE HOUSTON TECHNOLOGYCENTER

Houston Technology Center is a non-profit organization that provides education, insight and access to capital that entrepreneurs need to move toward the path of commercialization. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, HTC assists Houston-based entrepreneurs within several key sectors: energy, information technology, life sciences, nanotechnology, and NASA/aerospace. For more information, visitwww.houstontech.org.