Real Time with... SMTAI: Gary Tanel on His Founder's Award, SMTA Benefits


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Gary Tanel, vice president of business development at McDonald Technologies and president of the SMTA Dallas Chapter, speaks with I-Connect007’s Andy Shaughnessy about his SMTA Founder's Award—the highest honor given by SMTA.

Tanel has been an SMTA member for 23 years, and the Dallas Chapter president for 22 years. The prestigious award recognizes not only Tanel’s contributions to the SMTA, but also to the industry at large.

In the interview, he also talks about new initiatives at SMTA as well as the benefits that SMTA provides to its members and the industry as a whole.

Watch the interview here.

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