Articles from August 2015

August General Meeting – Commercialization And Your Ideas

August General Meeting
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
520 Elliot Street
Charlotte, NC  28202

This general meeting we will have Jerry Oakes speaking about market research and commercialization of products into the market.

Jerry founded the fastest growing automotive aftermarket company in Texas where he introduced the MII Vapor Injector, which was the for runner to the MTBE and ethanol gas additives.

  • He founded and launched the heat transfer industry, and had the exclusive international rights to mood rings.
  • Jerry has been a consultant to the National Space Institute, where he was on the committee for the “Salute to Werner Von Braun”, where he served on a committee with Ross Perot, Tom Landry, Hugh Downs, Bob Hope, John Denver, and other prominent leaders.
  • Jerry has been a consultant to numerous national organizations, including the College of Nuclear of Medicine, Silva Mind Control, the University of Texas, Regent University, the University of California, the Christian Broadcasting Network, and the Christian Oilmen’s Association, where he served two terms as president.
  • He has been a judge for the Charlotte Venture Challenge [CVC], sponsored by UNC and has acted as a mentor to participants of the CVC.
  • He is presently acting as a business coach in the commercialization of innovation and technology.

    Jerry can be reached at: or 704.323.5000 and would be delighted to answer questions relating to new product development, funding and marketing.


    Always remember to invite friends or business associates which would benefit from INotC. Collectively we have a deep wealth of knowledge as a group. Invite other inventors, engineers, entrepreneurs, financiers, professors, manufactures and anyone else that would enjoy the process and business of product development. Knowledge is power!!


  • This meeting cost $20 for guest or $75 for the entire year.
  • Check and Cash are accepted.
  • Thank you once again for supporting the INotC.
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  • Collectively when we network, mountains can be moved!
  • Through creativity, we can develop a civilization worth living in!
  • When we commercialize, we give our value and vision to the world! Network, Develop, Commercialize We look forward to seeing you Building info: If you have not been to our meetings before, the building is located at the end of Elliot street on the right. Then you go through the fence and down the driveway. The front door is located on the left side. Once you go in follow the hall way to the end then go through the door and turn left to the meeting room door.

    INotC Website President

    Brian James

    Flourish and Prosper