Gordon G. Miller, III
President and CEO, G3 Systems, Inc.
Managing Partner, G3i Ventures LLC
Gordon Miller has devoted more than 20 years to the pursuit of excellence in design and innovation. An accomplished designer and engineer in his own right, Mr. Miller first focused his attention on K-12 and higher education solutions and then corporate websites and decision support systems. Since 1996, Mr. Miller has developed a rapidly expanding base of mission critical government projects including efforts for the US Dept. of Defense, US Navy, US Army, US Dept. of Education, US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, US Dept. of State and US Dept. of Homeland Security.
Before founding G3 Systems in November 1993, Mr. Miller was Founder and Director of the Multimedia Lab at Virginia Tech. While Director of the Multimedia Lab, Mr. Miller assisted over 400 faculty and students working on more than 150 projects during his 5 years there. Once he founded G3 Systems, Mr. Miller distinguished himself further by earning international design awards in the area of Corporate Presentations, Educational Applications, Technical Training and Interface Design.
While serving as faculty in the Dean’s Office in Engineering at Virginia Tech, Mr. Miller embarked upon his PhD studies in Human Factors Engineering, first in Industrial Engineering and then Computer Science before deferring his studies to focus on launching G3 Systems. Mr. Miller completed his Masters degree at Virginia Tech in 1991 and earned a Bachelors of Fine Art in Design from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1987. It is this unique balance of design, engineering and human factors that has formed the foundation for his ongoing success.
Mr. Miller is a Founding Fellow for the Center for Human Computer Interaction at Virginia Tech. He has guided G3 Systems through the Software Engineering Institute CMM Level 3 Certification process. Mr. Miller continues to focus his research and development efforts in the areas of Interface Design, Systems Integration, Training Development and Modeling and Simulation.
Mr. Miller is Founder and Managing Partner of G3i Ventures, LLC which serves early stage and emerging growth companies through a unique strategy based on dramatically increasing revenue in order to minimize the need for additional future investors thus maximizing founder value and preserving valuable founder equity. Mr. Miller uses revenue and profits from existing ventures to fund other ventures. Over the last 16 years, Miller has invested over $2 Million in 12 companies creating over $100 Million (50x) in value for those companies he has invested in while returning an average of a 5x personal return on investment (ROI).
“Innovation By Design”