Pro Tect Management Corporation was founded by its Chairman/CEO, Gary Wichard, in 1979. As well as being recognized as one of the most well-respected and knowledgeable player representatives in the field of sports management, Wichard was also an Associated Press and Kodak All-American quarterback at C.W. Post College in New York.
After playing in the Senior Bowl All-Star Game in Mobile, Alabama, he was then drafted by the National Football League's Baltimore Colts.
As a player representative, Wichard not only understands what is necessary to prepare for a career in the NFL, but has actually lived through these experiences himself.