Gary L. Trujillo, Executive Chairman
Gary is Chairman of the Board of Standard Printing Company and the founding Partner and President & CEO of Southwest Harvard Group Capital and Southwest Harvard Group Ventures.
Gary has been a serial entrepreneur for nearly 40 years with significant experience as a financier, founder, CEO, and corporate board member. Mr. Trujillo founded the investment firm Southwest Harvard Group Venture Capital, LLC (SHG), where he has served as the firm’s President & CEO since inception. SHG has a proven track record of creating and investing in businesses for growth and profitability.
Mr. Trujillo has three decades of board experience, including serving on three publicly traded company boards and serving as Chairman of the Board for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Arizona. Mr. Trujillo has extensive experience in the transportation and education industries. Mr. Trujillo is also recognized nationally as a dedicated community leader, having co-founded the Be A Leader Foundation (BALF) in 2002, an education-focused nonprofit serving more than 8,000 students per year, with his wife, Melissa B. Trujillo.
Gary received his undergraduate degree at Arizona State University and his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) degree from Harvard Business School.