Vinny (Vinod) Gupta

Vinny (Vinod) Gupta

President and CEO, InNow LLC

Vinny Gupta is an executive and entrepreneur, and is President and CEO of InNow. InNow provides market-ready companies and technologies with the ability to introduce their products and gain traction in India and other Far East countries. Born in India, Vinny has lived and worked in Northeast Ohio for the past 32 years. He began his career as a product development engineer at Gould Inc and progressed to Director of Operations at their St. Louis aftermarket automotive facility. Vinny later joined Condec Corporation as general manager in Orrville, Ohio, for their captive manufacturing of industrial castings and forgings. In 1990 Vinny and his group bought the assets of Ohio Cast Products, a castings company in Canton, Ohio, and as President and CEO he grew the business from $9 million to $26 million by 2004. Vinny has received the minority entrepreneur of the year award from City of Cleveland and is President of the Asian India Alliance. On May 20, 2011, Governor John R. Kasich appointed Vinny to serve as a member of the Ohio Board of Regents for a term, from May 2011 to September 2016. Vinny holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Bombay University, a Bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Michigan Technological University and a Master’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Case Western Reserve University.