Edge Of Valor: A Todd Ingram Novel

Edge Of Valor: A Todd Ingram Novel

by John J. Gobbell

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ISBN-13: 9780983913887
Publisher: StarboardSide Productions
Publication date: 02/17/2019
Series: Todd Ingram Series , #5
Pages: 374
Sales rank: 906,694
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.77(d)

About the Author

After graduating from the University of Southern California, John was commissioned an ensign in the U.S. Navy. He served as a deck and ASW officer aboard the USS Tingey (DD 539), a revered Fletcher-class destroyer and battle of Leyte Gulf veteran. He did a WESTPAC cruise and fought the battle of YANKEE STATION forming a protective destroyer screen around the carrier USS Hancock (CVA 19) in the South China Sea.

Professional Career
Most of John's career has been in executive recruiting. He was with KPMG Peat Marwick as a consultant for three years. And then for ten years, he was a Vice President Boyden Associates, Inc., a large New York City based international executive recruiting firm. He then founded THE GOBBELL COMPANY in Newport Beach, California where he worked on a retained basis with corporate clients to find senior executives. During a concentrated time of developing and presenting candidates for military aerospace clients, John became fascinated with advanced technology, weapon systems, and the executives who build them. Recently he was the Director of Development for the USC Catholic Center, located at the University of Southern California. There, he worked on a $35.0 million capital campaign to build a new Romanesque church and student center on campus. In civilian life, John sails in Southern California yacht racing regattas. In younger days he skippered in the Long Beach Yacht Club's Congressional Cup, one of the most prestigious match-racing regattas featuring skippers from around the world, including America's cup stand-outs. John and his wife, Janine, also a USC graduate, live in Orange County, California

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Edge of Valor: A Todd Ingram Novel 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Five stars, as are all of Gobbell's "Todd Ingram" novels.  As a former Navy officer, he brings a level of authenticity that makes each book a great read, especially for those of us who spent time in "tin cans."