Gene Folkes is a well-known and very well-respected business strategist. Over the past 20 years, he has been affiliated with such high-profile strategic planning and wealth management firms such as AIG Financial Services, JP Morgan Chase and Merrill Lynch, where he was instrumental in providing comprehensive strategy and financial advice, investment recommendations and retirement planning.
Gene was hand selected to compete on the successful and international hit reality television show – Donald J. Trump’s THE APPRENTICE on NBC. Gene’s leadership was exhibited as a winning project manager and noted for his integrity, loyalty and ability to create collaborative relationships and manage difficult task with firm professionalism.
Gene’s desire to serve began early on as a member of the United States Air Force. Quickly rising through the ranks, Gene Folkes was selected to serve as an Air Force Ambassador. Shortly after leaving the Air Force Gene Folkes served as a government liaison for Logitech Eagle Technologies, Inc. acquiring millions in government funding. Mr. Folkes also acquired $25 million dollars in funding to develop an assisted living facility. He currently owns and operates Folkes International, a successful business strategy and analysis firm as well as Right at Home Rockwall, a successful home healthcare franchise in Dallas TX.