There’s no single path to entrepreneurial success
Innovation 2 Enterprise
APRIL 11, 2021
By Scott Meacham. There is no single path to entrepreneurial success. Patent No. 4,371,752 is just one of the more than thirty-three patents issued to Tulsa born and raised inventor and entrepreneur Gordon Matthews (1936 – 2002). But it is arguably the most of impactful of his portfolio of innovation, as No. 4,371,752 is the patent for Matthew’s invention that evolved into the first commercial voicemail system. Versions of automatic answering machines had been around since the thirties.