Gary Bolles is a writer, lecturer, strategy and innovation consultant, facilitator and producer working at the intersection of disruptive trends and the future of work and learning.
As a partner in Charrette LLC, he has served as strategic consultant and consulting producer for clients such as Google, Singularity University, Yahoo!, TED, the United Nations, L'Oreal, Red Bull, the Interactive Advertising Bureau, National Australia Bank and the
London Business School.
Bolles has also co-founded a variety of conferences and strategic initiatives, such as Closing The Gap (strategies for an inclusive economy), DGREE.org (future of higher education) and SocialCapitalMarkets.net (social entrepreneurs).
He was the editorial director of technology publications such as Yahoo! Internet Life, Inter@ctive Week and Network Computing, as well as the on-screen host of TechTV’s Working the Web.
He currently serves on the steering committee for People Centered Internet with Vint Cerf.
Bolles is also the co-founder of eParachute.com, providing online and in-person programs to help job hunters and career changers, inspired by the bestselling career book of all time, What Color Is Your Parachute?