Dr. Gary Bodam is a Managing Partner at Business Methodologies International and is also currently an Adjunct Professor– Leadership Focus with the Jack Welch Management Institute – Executive MBA Program with Strayer University.
He has had over 30 years of international experience in sales, sales management, training, human resources and organizational development with companies, developing, implementing and facilitating for the industrial, healthcare, consumer products, and consulting industries. He has served in numerous executive and officer capacities in Organizational Development and Human Resources for GE, Johnson & Johnson, Polaroid, Thomas & Betts, Acuity Brands, U.S. Navy – integrating the Navy’s ‘Sea Warrior’ program by transforming their manpower requirements -- all billion-dollar-plus organizations with a wide range of products and services and global manufacturing and distribution operations to meet their strategic requirements.
Most recently he served as Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development of Irby C&I and Utility Businesses/Sonepar, a world leader in electrical distribution.
In association with Grimes & Associates of Oklahoma, he is certified to teach Overcoming Sales Call Reluctance® also known as the Fear-Free Prospecting & Self Promotion Workshop™ and use a sales preference assessment.
Additionally, he has played key roles in almost 15 mergers and acquisitions and co-authored a book, Leadership Moments: Turning Points That Changed Lives and Organizations (Tafford Publishing, Oxford, UK 2006 - Arc Leadership Group). He has lectured internationally on knowledge management, ‘Staying Competitive with Knowledge Management’, and has a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from the University of Phoenix, as well as a Masters in Management from Webster University.