Gravity Jack, a leader in the augmented reality industry, offers board position to further strengthen its relationship with veteran Telect CEO. Since 2009, the custom software solutions firm has seen explosive growth.
Online PR News – 15-December-2011 – – LIBERTY LAKE, WA – Telect® President and CEO, Wayne Williams has announced today that he will accept an offer from Gravity Jack President and CEO, Luke Richey that will allow him to serve as chairman and board member for the augmented reality leader. By accepting the offer, the two companies advance a cooperative working relationship, developed by a history of collaborative business interaction.
In reaction to the announcement, CEO Richey stated, "Wayne has been a steady mentor to me since we first began working together in March of 2010. It’s exciting to see someone like him believe so heavily in what we’re accomplishing."
Historically, Gravity Jack has supported Telect's influence within the telecommunications industry, most recently assisting in the development of software for power management, to be released by
Telect in 2012. Additionally, Telect owns the first printed and positioned copies of Quick Augmented Reality (QAR) codes, Gravity Jack’s patented new technology. The codes (that serve as markers for mobile devices, equipped with a camera), replace static content with interactive augmented reality in the form of 3D, video, or gaming content.
"Getting involved more deeply with Gravity Jack is exciting," Telect’s Williams said. "I had an opportunity to work with Luke first, when my son developed a social media application available on Apple’s™ iTunes® App Store™."
Williams’ son, Mitch Williams, happens to be Gravity Jack’s chief operating officer and according to him, the change coincides with precisely what the company is all about. "It has been an exciting time at Gravity Jack, going from four to 40 employees in two years, while being debt free and cash flow positive. We continue to provide innovative solutions to our customers and our augmented reality products are taking off like wildfire. Having Wayne on our board shows profound dedication to our model.”
About Gravity Jack: Specializing in augmented reality, the company designs and develops robust, Custom software solutions for the iPhone®, iPad®, and Android™ operating systems. Gravity Jack's expansive team of developers includes Game designers/programmers offering a strong history of success in entertainment, gaming and website development and design. Current CEO, Luke Richey, founded the company in 2009, when he assembled a local dream team in software development. Clients of Gravity Jack come from a wide range of industries, and include some of the biggest names in the entertainment, gaming, and retail space. For more information, visit http://www.gravityjack.com.
About Telect: Headquartered in Liberty Lake, Telect connects consumer and business communities to each other. Their products, software, and services connects, racks, encloses, powers, and protects equipment in communications networks. Telect manufactures its products in Plano, Texas; and Guadalajara, Mexico. Telect, Telecom Tycoon, Hendry Telephone products and Connecting the Future are trademarks of Telect, Inc. Learn more at http://www.telect.com.