Gary Wright's management career started in 1989 when he worked his way up to Technical Manager at Showbiz Pizza (which later became Chuck E. Cheese). He gained very valuable work experience while responsible for the repair and maintenance of fifty video arcade games, hydraulic systems, and seven life-sized pnuematic robots.
Technical Manager for ShowBiz Pizza, Inc. (Norcross, Marietta, Huntsville, Muscle Shoals, Columbus) - Management of six to ten technical staff employees. Responsible for the scheduling, performance, and quality assurance inspections of preventive and corrective maintenance actions on pneumatic robotics, hydraulic rides, electronic video games, cash registers, building, and all restaurant assets. Responsible for hiring and training of technical staff members. Responsible for maintaining critical spare parts inventory and budget compliance.
Armed with a complete engineering and business repertoire, in 1999 Mr. Wright founded Clever Things, LLC where he currently serves as the visionary President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Clever Things, LLC is a privately-held company which owns and operates several web sites ranging from specialty retail to social-networking / entertainment portals.