Gary Camp has established, grown, and managed highly successful education companies for the past 30 years; establishing expertise in the acquisition and rebuilding of proprietary colleges, while adhering to widely accepted core values.
In 1991, Gary joined KIII communications as a Senior Vice President of Operations in New York City. KIII was a division of a publicly traded company owning the Gibbs Colleges, formerly Katherine Gibbs Schools.
After preparing KIII for divesture, Gary joined Whitman Education Group in 1994. As President, Gary reorganized a small 800 students publicly traded company into a 20,000 student national organization selling for $210 million after four years.
Gary joined Premier Education Group, a Connecticut based, three campus group, operating with 300 students, in 1998. Over the next 15 years, he expanded PEG to encompass 33 Campuses with over 10,000 students, creating over $200 million in EBITA as President, Chief Executive Officer, and ultimately Chairman.
Through these experiences, Gary has learned how to identify compliant, under-performing companies, build results driven recovery plans which capitalizes on existing, but often overlooked, opportunities within those companies, and then how to successfully implement those plans. Using this approach, he has had excellent results building strong financial success and outstanding return on investment.
Gary has maintained his enthusiasm for growing successful businesses, and takes great pride in improving the lives of the people he works with and the students he serves.