My Faculty Page
Welcome to my faculty page! Please email me if you have any questions about the courses I am teaching listed below.
Marketing, Finance, Business Plan, Management, Strategic Planning, Operations, Mergers and Acquisitions, Entrepreneurship.
B.S. Computer Science, Applied Math, Univ of R.I., 1981; M.E. Computer Science, Cornell University, 1983; MBA. Corporate Planning, Wharton Business School, Univ of Penn, 1987; Ph.D. Psychology, 2008.
I am a full time instructor in the Business Department. I have over 30 years of professional experience in marketing, corporate finance, management, strategic planning, mergers & acquisitions, venture development, and engineering in several industries, including telecom, information technology, entertainment, computer manufacturing, and financial services. Companies that I had worked with range from venture startups to Fortune 100 companies in the U.S. and globally. I have worked in various capacities as a CEO & CFO in several companies and as a partner in international consulting firms, with a total M&A deal size of over $6 Billion.
For the spring quarter, I am teaching Intro to Business (hybrid face-to-face & online), Personal Finance (online only), and Social Media Marketing (online only). I am the advisor to the De Anza Marketing Club and the Student of Success Club on campus.
In my spare time, I enjoy traveling and hiking with my two dogs. I hold a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do. I hope to see you in my classes. If you have any question about the classes I teach, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Classes That I Teach