Teaching Interests and Experience

Teaching Interests

  • International Wine Business
  • Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • Production and Operations Management
  • Logistics
  • Marketing
  • Negotiation
  • Wine Business
  • Alternative Wine Closures

Teaching Experience

  • Executive MBA – Operations and Supply Chain Strategies (Bus E516) Spring, 2010
  • 464W – The unique and different version. Developed Web based winery operations class offered in July/August 2009. Extensive on-line assignments and 6 visits to wine professionals.
  • The Global Wine Business (Bus 396W), 2008 – Developed class on the Italian wine supply chain to be taught in Florence, Italy
  • Seminar in Management Strategy and Policy (Bus 491), Sonoma State University, Summer 2006
  • Management of Services (Bus 417), Sonoma State University, Spring 2005
  • MBA Production Operations Management (Bus 559), Sonoma State University, Fall 2004
  • Wine Operations and Distribution (Bus 416W / 464W), Sonoma State University, 2002-2005
  • Production Operations Management (BUS 316), Sonoma State University, 2001 - 2005
  • Business Statistics (BUS 211) Sonoma State University, Fall 2001
  • Supply Chain Management (MSC 401) Michigan State University, Summer 2001
  • Supply Chain Management (MSC 305) Michigan State University Spring 1998 to 2001
  • Materials and Logistics Management (MSC 303) Michigan State University, Summer 1997
  • Primary grading responsibility for 2 sections of 50 students
  • Management and Organizational Behavior (MGT 302) Michigan State University F 1996 - 1997
  • Teaching assistant and 3 recitation sections
  • Business and Society (Ethics) (MGT 326) Detroit College of Business 1996 Adult Accelerated Career Education
  • Purchasing and Materials Management (MGT 325) Detroit College of Business 1993,1994,1995 Adult Accelerated Career Education