Rusty is an Atlanta technology entrepreneur and executive having led numerous successful Atlanta High Tech startups and turnarounds, including Peachtree Software, Choice Software, Ads Nettools, GTE Interactive Services, iFleet, Knowlagent, Intradiem, and others. He currently is the Chairman of QuickVault Inc and CEO of Bluechip Athletic Solutions.
Rusty’s primary passion is for the advancement of Servant Leadership in work and faith organizations and as such he has provided strategic leadership and board service to High Tech Ministry, The Methodist Children’s Home, Worklife Ministries, Roswell United Methodist Church and many others.
Rusty, an active mentor of entrepreneurs, as the founding Director of the Ambassador Leadership Program that prepares high potential rising leaders in the technology field with the passion and skills to integrate their faith in the workplace and community.
He is an Auburn University graduate, where he was recognized in 2002 as the outstanding Alumnus of the IE School. As an unrelenting advocate for youth, Rusty developed and led a senior high Sunday school program called Senior Experience for over 20 years as well as coached numerous major league baseball players.
He has been married to his college sweetheart, Ann, for 41 years and has three adult children and 3 grandchildren.