Ron Klein is an ordinary man who accomplishes extraordinary things. He is a PROBLEM SOLVER. Every solution has resulted in monumental change, either in a new invention or a simple solution. His innovative ideas have changed the world. He is the inventor of the Magnetic Strip on the Credit Card, Credit Card Validity Checking System and the developer of computerized systems for Real Estate (MLS) Multiple Listing Services, Voice Response for the Banking Industry and BOND Quotation and Trade Information for the New York Stock Exchange.
Ron‘s latest patent is for a device that enables a visually impaired person the ability to identify an item when in physical range of that item. It utilizes a smartphone and special coded adhesive labels.
He was the founder and CEO of his public company, TECHNITREND, INC.
He was the founder and CEO of his company GENERAL ASSOCIATES, INC.
Married with two children and four grandchildren. He and his wife, Arlene, married 59 years, live in Sarasota, Florida.
Ron and Arlene have a special love for animals and serve to create a better tomorrow for all animals.
Ron is a Senior Olympian bicyclist medal winner, and sailing enthusiast.
Member – Board of Directors for: Carly’s Cause, LLC
“Carly’s Cause” is a 501c3 non profit organization dedicated to providing technology, therapeutic services, and financial assistance to verbal and non verbal children with physical disabilities and neurological disorders.”
Ambassador to TrustCircle
Mental health care gap is the world’s most challenging and under-served problems our humanity is facing and is leading to a global epidemic.