Marcel Minutolo has been an entrepreneur and a business development consultant for over 20 years. He is currently an Associate Professor of Strategic Management in the School of Business at Robert Morris University where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in strategic management, entrepreneurship, sustainability and corporate social responsibility. He is also the President and Co-Founder of Peritia, LLC, a certified Veteran Owned Small Business that assists firms in overcoming organizational challenges by adding flexible executive capacity. Dr. Minutolo has an earned Doctorate of Philosophy in Business Strategy with a minor in Artificial Intelligence from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh.
He has taught courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels in strategy, finance, and decision making. Dr. Minutolo has been invited to teach and lecture in Chile, Taiwan, and Tajikistan. He has conference proceedings and publications on technology transfer, mergers and acquisitions, strategic management, sustainability, human resources, and decision making. He has consulted with firms on economic impact studies, negotiation of test service agreements, business development plans, and various funding mechanisms with the Federal Laboratory systems. His clients have included numerous start-ups, large firms, as well as state and federal organizations. Dr. Minutolo has conducted research studies for the United Way of Allegheny County, led the strategic planning process for nonprofit firms and local municipalities, and has been a partner with Just Harvest. He is a former military intelligence company commander with multiple deployments and currently sits on the board of directors for Adagio Health, the Military Affairs Council of Western Pennsylvania, and the Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania.