He is an entrepreneur having owned several businesses including minority ownership of a football team in the NFL's development league.
He was an outstanding college athlete at Auburn University (football).
As a corporate executive with BellSouth, he wrote, produced and acted in commercials and industrial videos.
Has one son, Dixson M. Gossom, a hip hop artist.
President of Best Gurl Entertainment.
Credits: Produced the one-man play, Speak of Me As I Am; Musical Artist snaPz demo (hip-hop).
In 1975 Gossom became the first African-American athlete to graduate Auburn University.