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Board of Directors

Frank Benintendo: has been a Director since 2004. Mr., Benintendo has spent over 45 years in the graphic arts/marketing field and was Chief Creative Officer of Popcorn Indiana, Inc., a Goldman Sachs investment portfolio company from 2003 to 2015,which was sold to Eagle Brands. Today, Mr. Benintendo runs his own creative/marketing consulting firm, FBI Designs, Inc. working in the Consumer Goods Product area. Mr. Benintendo’s skills and background were attractive to Global Tech Industries Group, Inc. since it had no creative/marketing staff. Mr. Benintendo’s design firm designed the current Global Tech Industries Group logo and worked several versions of its website, including the current iteration.


Don Gilbert, PhD: has been a Director since 2006. Mr. Gilbert has been an Enrold Agent, licensed to practice before the U.S. Treasury Department and Department of Taxation in all fifty states. Mr. Gilbert served the US Treasury fo r35 years in various legal and tax-related managerial positions. For the past 17, years, he has worked in the corporate world with executives across the country. Mr. Gilbert has business connections that have been helpful to Global Tech Industries Group.


Michael Valle: has been a Board member since 2004. Mr. Valle had to taken a leave of absence for personal reasons but is now a current Director of the the Board. Mr. Valle started his career with the prestigious Wall Street Firm of Drexel Burnham Lambert where he remained a Vice President of Investments until their demise. Michael went onto do institutional sales and worked at Morgan Stanley before leaving the business. He went onto teach personal finance and business before gaining his Loan Origination licenses in the states of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and California. Michael targeted teachers throughout the state and he is now licensed in NJ and Florida. He has a thorough understanding of Economics and business and can help refinance your loan or with your purchase of a home