July 8, 2016

Jonathan (Johnny) Gomez

la nocheJonathan Gomez is the Owner/Operator/CEO at Four Directions, an IT Management, Web Services, Marketing and research agency geared toward collaborative solutions to their clients’ needs in an ever changing economy. Prior to starting Four Directions he worked as a partner with Data NM a New Mexico, small business that provides technology solutions to other New Mexico businesses. Johnny continues to work with Data NM as a sister company.

He is an Army Veteran who served 2 tours of duty in Iraq who works for and with other returning Military. He is also a member of the ABQWest Chamber of Commerce, the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce, and ABB the Albuquerque Business Builders. As a devout Christian he is a men’s small group leader at Sagebrush Church where he has also volunteered as parking lot security for services.

JohnnyJonathan graduated from Cibola High school in the top 10% and began studies in Engineering at UNM. A dissatisfaction with the academic world eventually led him into military service. His service in the Army Infantry taught him the value of hard work, collaboration, seeing a job through to completion and being prepared for every eventuality. He served with the 25th Infantry Division based in Hawaii. While in Iraq he was a SAW gunner, radio operator, squad leader, and an intelligence officer. Each position taught him the importance of being able to rely on those you work with, seeing that those who follow you are fully equipped to do their job, the ability to think on your feet and the importance of good information in a timely manner. He applies the lessons learned to finding unique and creative solutions for each client along with integrity and gallantry. Jonathan earned his Army Infantry cord, completed Army Airborne training and successfully qualified for Special Forces training.

Born and raised in New Mexico Jonathan is a chile lover who is as comfortable fishing in a cowboy hat and boots as he is in a suit and tie mingling at a networking event. He combines classic logical and analytical attributes, along with the ability to see the “whole picture” and an easy outgoing personality making him a unique and engaging person.