John is a successful entrepreneur with 60 years of experience in the computer industry. John established Cosgrove Computer Systems, Inc. in 1970. Initially the company provided software engineering services throughout California to the aerospace and defense companies. Later his daughter joined and expanded their business to include disaster recovery planning and telecommunications. Cosgrove Consulting provides unique consulting projects to their clients that allow access virtually. In addition, John has taught at Loyola and UCLA graduate level engineering courses to share his expertise in the field. John is an active member in the UCLA alumni and fraternity. He attributes his success to always being highly involved as early as his high school years. The highlight of his career has been being the head of the DC10 flight systems. John hopes to networking with likeminded professionals and receive recognition for his accomplishments.