Joe LiPuma has consulted in business and information technology internationally for more than 25 years. He is Associate Professor and Director of the International MBA program at EM-Lyon Business School in France. Joseph holds a DBA in strategy and policy from Boston University, and has taught there as well as at Drexel University and St. Joseph’s University. His research centers on international entrepreneurship and has been published in several academic journals. He is co-author of Unlocking the Secrets of the Ivory Tower and an instructor for the Kauffman Fellows Academy.