Gary Kovacs is the CEO of AVG Technologies with the responsibility for leading the overall direction of the organization.
Prior to joining AVG, Gary was the CEO of Mozilla and held senior leadership roles as Senior VP of Markets, Solutions & Products at Sybase (through its acquisition by SAP earlier this year), as General Manager and VP of Mobile & Devices at Adobe and as VP of Product Marketing at Macromedia (through its acquisition by Adobe).
Previously, he led the successful creation and growth of Zi Corporation, a company specializing in embedded software and services for mobile and consumer devices.
Prior to Zi Corporation, Gary spent 10 years at IBM in leadership positions in product management, sales, marketing and operations within the global software division.
He holds a bachelor of commerce and an MBA with distinction, from the University of Calgary.
Aug 2, 2013
Oct 14, 2010 - Mar 15, 2013
Senior Vice President, Markets, Solutions & Products
Mar, 2009 - Oct, 2010
General Manager, Mobile
2007 - Jan, 2009
Vice President, Product Group
2006 - Jan, 2007
VP Product Marketing & Developers
2003 - Jan, 2006
Founding President & COO
1999 - Jan, 2003
Various Technical & Leadership Positions
1990 - Jan, 1999
- 10/14/10 -techcrunch.com