Bizar - Full Bio
Visionary, Entrepreneur, Innovator, Organizer, Leader
40 Year Success Track Record in Finance, Manufacturing and Adult
Gordon has appeared on more than 120 radio and television news and talk shows such
as the Today Show with Bryant Gumbel and has been featured in articles in more
than 25 of the nation’s leading newspapers including the Los
Angeles Times, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal.
Served as Chairman of the California Task Force on Taxation and
Regulation of Small Business during the Brown administration; sought
after as a consultant by businesses large and small and government
agencies such as NASA for their technology transfer program.
Organized and now guides ten industry aggregations strategically
positioning companies for competition in an information age global
Built Bizar Financing course into an international phenomenon with more
than 300,000 graduates distributed over all 50 states and 17 other countries.
Pioneered development of ½ hour-long TV infomercial with
“Getting Rich Your Way”, producing over a
attendees at various Bizar Financing seminars and conferences.
Developed back end profit centers such as a 900# telephone advisor
line, specialty how-to manuals and books, audio and video cassette
tapes and CD’s, business acquisition and management
newsletter, business and loan brokerage, specialized computer software
and networking services.
Raised more than $68MM in equity capital and lines of credit from $100k to
Bought dozens of small and mid-size owner-operated companies using
leveraged buy outs (Grand Prix Cycle Products, Elevator Products of
California, Grant Machine Works, National Recreation Products, fork
tube division of Wheel Specialties, Inc. to name a few) and combined
them for better purchasing power, distribution product mix,
cross-marketing and other economies of scale.
During this period, mastered the art of leverage buying that became the
basis of the internationally taught business course, Bizar Financing.
Purchased controlling interest of National Diversified Funding
Corporation; a Los Angeles based private equity investment company.
Pioneer integrated financial services industry.
Architect of first financial department store concept company as
co-founder Financial Congeneric Corporation; took public July 1970.
Engineered FCC’s acquisitions of financial firms such as;
fund & insurance sales, estate planning, asset management,
lending, real estate, stock brokerage & banking.
Developed integrated cross-marketing hub and strategies that maximized
per client revenue.
Built Bizar Associates, Inc. as an independent insurance agency to more
than $30MM a year in sales within two years from the date he founded it.
Manager West Los Angeles office (youngest manager in 118 year history)
of Home Life Insurance Company of New York.
Estate planner, life insurance agent, Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance
Started and operated a college girl's modeling service for high-end
Boston women's clothing boutiques. While started primarily for the
purposes of meeting attractive coeds, the business paid for
Gordon's college education and his move to California on graduation.
Boston University - Bachelors Degree in Economics and Finance.