Gary Wright has published retail industry studies with Dun and Bradstreet Information Services and Coopers & Lybrand and an annual report entitled Retail Trends. He has been a featured speaker at such industry conferences as the National Retail Federation, Retail Marketing Society of New York, National Home Furnishings Association, Texas Retailers Association, International Collectible Exposition, Retail Jewelers Organization, Gift Creations Concepts and many other retail organizations. He has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal and Business Week and has a number of published articles.
He has been a member of the National Retail Federation, the American Advertising Federation, the national Direct Marketing Association, The Business Marketing Association and the Better Business Bureau.
Before G.A. Wright Sales, Inc, he founded and was president of a retail sporting goods company, Action Sports of Denver, Inc. Previously he was a captain and commander of an infantry company in the United States Army and is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point.