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Gary Kovacs began his professional career 31 years ago. Today, he is the CEO of Accela. Accela provides a market-leading platform of SaaS solutions that empower state and local governments to build thriving communities, attract and grow businesses, and protect citizens.
Kovacs first got his start in 1990 in various technical and leadership positions at IBM. From there, he went on to Zi Corporation, before eventually rising to CEO, president & managing director at technologies, his most recent position prior to joining Accela.
Kovacs graduated from the University of Calgary with a master’s in business and an undergraduate degree in finance.