The 2009 Inc. 500: Top 10 Asian-Run Companies

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Gary Lin, President, Glispa, No. 137

Gary Lin was born in Minnesota. After graduating from the University of Michigan's business school, he joined an ad agency called Beyond Interactive. Lin handled business development for the company, traveling to Hong Kong and Brazil. It was there in South America that he launched Glispa, a marketing agency that manages online advertising campaigns, in 2001. The company's headquarters are now in St. Paul.