Jerry is a business professional with more than twenty-five years of diverse
experience in a variety of functional disciplines including: Management,
Consulting, Finance, Accounting, Sales, Marketing, and Operations.  His
management background consists of positions with Liberty Mutual
Insurance, Best Buy, Inc. and Nike, Inc.

In addition, he has been a business consultant with the Small Business
Association and George S May International: specializing in issues related
to the operation of small to medium size organizations.
Gerard “Jerry” Pepin – MBA

A. C. E. Systems Solution, Strategic Planning, Operations, Human Resources, Accounting, Finance,
Logistics, Information Technology, Marketing, Business Development, Training, Financial Services, Risk
Management, Product Development, Communications, Commercial Real Estate, Turnaround, Sale Prep

Jerry has also been a Business Banker with BB&T, functioning as a commercial lender, as
well as providing all financial service needs for small business.  Jerry has led many initiatives
that have significantly improved operations, financial equity positions, cash flow, marketing;
staff training and development and customer service, as well as strategic planning.  Jerry has
also been involved with non-profit organizations providing support as well as consulting and
management expertise.  He is involved locally with Action Greensboro and a member of the
East Market Street Development Corporation Marketing Committee.  Jerry has also been a
lecturer regarding entrepreneurial leadership and new business startups.

Jerry’s educational background includes a Masters of Business Administration from the
University of South Carolina – Columbia, SC; a Bachelors of Science from the University of
New Hampshire, Durham, NH; as well as the completion of extensive Accounting Course work
at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC