Gary Solomon, Jr. is the President of Solomon Group, an award-winning entertainment design, technology and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. Since co-founding the company in 2009, Gary has gained national attention as perhaps the brightest example of the young entrepreneurs having success in post-Katrina New Orleans. He was named to Inc. Magazine’s prestigious “30 Under 30: World’s Coolest Young Entrepreneurs” list, and has been featured in The Atlantic, SUCCESS Magazine, Forbes, and USA Today. Under Gary’s leadership, Solomon Group has been listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies for the past three years. Gary has helmed some of the country’s most innovative audience experiences, including the multi-day concert series for College Football Playoff Championship Weekend, the NFL Draft in Chicago, the Emmy® nominated broadcast environments for CBS’s coverage of Super Bowl XLVII, as well as several themed attractions at The National WWII Museum.