Gary Remy brings years of experience in the field of sales and telecommunications post-graduation from Texas A&M in 1989. From 1989 to 1993, Gary gained experience as a top salesman for two large telecommunications firms in the Houston area. In 1993, Gary joined EqualNet as the VP of Sales and Marketing. Increasing revenue from $12 million a year to $70 million. In 1995, Equalnet was the first AT&T reseller to have a public offering.
Gary left EqualNet in 1996 to test a new business model in telecom resale. He gathered his current management team and founded U.S. Republic Communications. The success of U.S. Republic was largely due to his early understanding of the need for an online presence. In 1999, Gary negotiated the sale of U.S. Republic, primarily a web services company, to Prodigy Communications Corp. for $100M and remained at Prodigy as the President of Prodigy Biz, their business division.
In 2002 Gary started Bizopia, a web hosting and online marketing company. Once again focusing attention on the management, growth and development of Bizopia’s primary services of providing consumer-friendly web hosting solutions for small businesses in a perpetually changing Internet world. In 2006 with the ever-growing focus of online advertising, Gary started List and Found. List and Found helping businesses get found “locally” through business listings on Google Maps, Yahoo Local, MSN Live, Superpages,Yellowpages.com, Local.com and many other local destinations. Local search has become the next wave of growth online and Bizopia and List and Found are poised to take advantage of that opportunity.
Gary Remy serves on the board of various companies and non-profit organizations. He has been a member of Young Entrepreneurs Organization and Young Presidents Organization. In addition, he finds time to volunteer in helping coach his sons’ and daughter’s basketball, baseball, football and soccer teams.