Mr. Mack Leath, age 66, is Chairman and CEO of the Board of Directors. He is a senior executive with 30 + years’ experience in business management, including a number of rapid growth and start-up situations. He has been a sales and marketing professional in Petro-chemical distribution, software and construction related products as well as healthcare. His roles include financial management and capital markets. He has previously served on the Board of the Company from September 2016 until May 2017 where he assisted in restructuring and evaluating various business situations.
Mr. Leath has held several positions with several software companies. He is the founder and Vice President of Business Development for Araicom Life Sciences, a literature search software start-up, Medsoftccs, LLC a software solution focused on assisting HR functions with nursing compliance issues and represents WVI Enterprise Companion, a software operating environment for the petro-chemical industries. His involvement with each organization has varied with his primary focus being development and implementation of the business plans, raising investment capital (angel), marketing and sales. Most recently, Mr. Leath is a partner in CLRM which assesses GHG’s to trade in environmental carbon credit market and assists in improving fuel economies and emissions for long haul trucks.
Mr. Leath has been the past president and has continued to serve on the Board of Searstone (www.searstone.com) , a $150 million Continuing Care Retirement Community in Cary, NC since its inception in 2005, construction and occupancy. As president, he presented and argued the business case before the North Carolina MedCare Commission for the $112 million bond financing in 2010. In conjunction with this role, he has served as president of Quality Care Foundation, a 501c(3) corporation since 2002 which is the bond holder for other assisted care living facilities and CCRCs.
Mr. Leath graduated from North Carolina State University with a B.S. in Business Administration; 1986.