On September 1, 2011, GaN’s President and CEO, Dr. Jonnathan Kim was selected as one of three finalists for the Chamber of Commerce’s Russell Brown Executive Leadership Award. The award is named in honor of Russell G. Brown who was the chamber’s first Entrepreneur of the Year in 1986. Dr. Jonnathan Kim was in good company with Miranda Bouldin of LogiCore Corporation and Paul Gierow of GATR Technologies as the other finalists.

Dr. Kim stated, “It is an honor to be considered, and I am extremely thankful of being selected as a finalist. I want to continue to improve as a leader, and I look forward to continuing our mission to spread the GaN culture and to reach out to serve the community.”


Dr. Jonnathan Kim with GaN-Huntsville employees after receiving the 2011 Executive Leadership Award.