Jack has over two decades of strategic operating and transaction experience in electronics. He provides guidance to clients for mergers & acquisitions (M&A), restructuring transactions and fairness opinions.
He’s assisted countless entrepreneurs in revising business plans, raising capital, negotiating term sheets and devising exit strategies – with some such as Vivisimo (search-engine refinement company) finding success as a result.
Early Life and Education
Jack was born in Waller, Texas to Milburn Jasper and Ima Veva Adkins. He attended school in Lubbock before working as a ranch hand to put himself through college. Ranching and horses became his passions at an early age; later studying pharmacy at the University of Texas became his life’s work.
Jack had several business ventures, such as Oregon Bulb Farms which produced high-grade Asiatic/Oriental lilies commercially. Additionally, he was an avid pilot and operated a Piper Aircraft distributorship in the Pacific Northwest before his death at age 53 in a float plane accident on Columbia River. Jack left behind an outstanding charitable trust which supports educational, cultural and social enrichment for people of all ages throughout this region.
Jack tech has five years of experience working in engineering, construction and manufacturing fields. He is proficient at operating various material handling equipment like pallet jacks and hand carts as well as basic shop tools like hammers, chisels, torch cutters, shears and shearers.
He is adept in performing mechanical repairs and inspections, including year, make, and model identification to the lower bay tech for data acquisition before undertaking necessary vehicle work.
He has received many positive reviews from customers who have tried his product; however, some feel it may be too small and weak.
Achievement and Honors
Jack has presented at TED Long Beach and at more than 11 TEDx events – including at the House of Parliament! – as well as being featured in multiple national and international media sources. Additionally, he serves on the national junior wildwater kayaking team and engages actively in outdoor adventure sports.
Jack is the author of several textbooks and was involved with creating and developing many additional edtech products for the education industry. Additionally, he served as an editor or contributor on many Cengage Learning books.
He currently chairs the Kansas University Business Honors Program, providing talented, passionate, and eager undergraduate business students with opportunities that will allow them to achieve both intellectual and professional goals.
Jack tends to keep his personal life private, only sharing limited details about it with people outside his inner circle. It is known that he has a wife and two children as well as being involved with numerous charitable causes like 1% for the Planet, Sea Shepherd Fast-Action Crew and Eagle Mount.
Jack enjoys wake surfing and golf as hobbies in his free time, in addition to supporting various technology startup ventures. Recently partnered with Lionsgate on producing Silk Road (an imagined retelling of Ross Ulbricht and his illicit website that enabled drug trafficking), which will be released sometime between 2020-2022. Furthermore, Jack frequently contributes articles for ZDNet as a tech expert columnist named Ask Jack.
Jack Tech has amassed an immense fortune through successful business ventures and smart investing. Known as a Bitcoin maximalist, he has invested extensively in this cryptocurrency over time through Block Inc – an institution with an outstanding track record within this space.
Prior to founding Bang Energy, Jack Owoc taught science to high school students as well as offering whole food dietary strategies and coaching services as a freelancer. When he saw discrepancies within the supplement industry, he founded Vital Pharmaceuticals so his customers would always receive pure products backed by science.
His charitable activities have contributed significantly to his net worth. He owns an equity stake in Nao Medical, which is revolutionizing digital healthcare by offering cost-effective yet high quality multispecialty services.