Company: Gunter Developmental Enterprises
Location: Miramar, Florida, United States
Emily Diane Gunter, President at Gunter Developmental Enterprises, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in communications and education.
With nearly 50 years of professional experience, Ms. Gunter has been the president of Gunter Developmental Enterprises since 1998, the founder of the Rites of Passage Youth Empowerment Foundation since 1996, and a training manager with Urgent, Inc., since 2007. With a natural affinity for helping and empowering others, she has also shared her wisdom as a spiritual life coach and motivational speaker since 1992. Ms. Gunter’s roles in the field have been vast, having been the founder of the Heart Africa Holding Company, where she currently served as chairman and chief executive officer, from 2000 to 2015, vice president of Black Americans of Achievement, Inc., from 1994 to 1995, and an account executive with Pacific Bell from 1991 to 1993. Prior to these roles, she was an adjunct faculty member of mathematics at Grossmont College, San Diego Community College, and American University, as well as a market analyst for EMCORP Group, outside plant engineer for New Jersey Bell, and traffic engineer for C&P Bell beginning in 1970.
Ms. Gunter has been a prolific author throughout her career as well, authoring numerous books regarding self-actualization, education and healing, including “Superlearning 2000: The New Technologies of Self-Empowerment” in 1993, “Achieve Goals 2000: A Personal Handbook for the Lifelong Learner” in 1995, “Living, Learning & Healing Through the Right Use of Your Mind” in 1996, and “Superlearning 3000: Learning Made Simple” in 2011, among others. A bulk of her work has been illustrated by her son, Kadir Nelson, a world-renowned artist and illustrator who has painted album covers and murals for such prominent artists as Michael Jackson and Drake.
As a testament to her professional success, Ms. Gunter has accrued several accolades throughout her impressive career. The recipient of a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition in 1997, she also received the California State 79th Assembly Certificate of Recognition and the Atlantic County Commissioner on Women to Women’s and Girls’ Award for Rites of Passage in 1998. In 1999, she received the African American Cultural Center Women of Note Certificate of Distinction. Notably, she has been selected for inclusion in several editions of Who’s Who in Finance and Industry, Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders in the World, Who’s Who in Science and Mathematics, Who’s Who in the World and Who’s Who of American Women.
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