Ken Gora Ph.D

Ken Gora is the CEO of NEXT Productions and the Producer/Creator of the VP Contest™. He has over 25 years experience in the marketing, recruiting and B2B outsourcing industries. As CEO of VP by the Hour, he introduced a complete Marketing, CFO and HR solution to small and growing companies.The former owner of a recruiting and search firm, he has both conducted and managed searches for key executive talent as well as sales and marketing professionals across the United States. Recognized as one of America's top search professionals, he is only one of few to reach designation as a Level 5 Recruiter. As a marketing consultant, he has helped clients get their products and services across a national landscape.

His previous experience was in the personal and organizational development field where he conducted optimal performance seminars for such firms as General Motors, Atlantic-Richfield, Coca-Cola etc. He is the inventor of the Performance Cube™ and was a founding member of the Institute for Applied Behavioral Sciences. His Ph.D and M.A. are in Psychology.