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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Consulting
Location Harrisville, Rhode Island, United States
Introduction Education:
Ph.D., '87, NYU Center for Graphic Communications Management & Technology
MBA, '81, Iona College, Management Information Systems
BS, '78, Manhattan College, Marketing, Managerial Sciences

2005-Today, founding partner, PrintForecast.com
1987-Today, industry consultant; founder, TrendWatch Graphic Arts surveys (1995), sold in 2000 to Reed Elsevier
1981-1987, Chemco Photoproducts
1978-1980, Agfa-Gevaert
Columnist "Fridays with Dr Joe" at WhatTheyThink.com since 1/2003
Interests business, economics, baseball, computers, karate, old radio, classical guitar
Favorite Movies Casablanca, Groundhog Day, Young Frankenstein, The Godfather, Godfather II, Manchurian Candidate (original), A Beautiful Mind, The Green Mile, Touch of Evil (director's cut [Orson Welles]), Pride of the Yankees, Day the Earth Stood Still, original Star Wars trilogy, Cobb (Tommy Lee Jones who should have gotten an Oscar), Lost in America, Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Books Effective Executive (Drucker), Thriving on Chaos (Peters), General Managers (Kotter), Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind (Trout & Ries), Free to Choose (Friedman), Basic Economics (Sowell), Inside American Education (Sowell), Sandy Koufax (Leavy), Investment Biker (Rogers), Witch Doctor of Wall Street (Parks), A Random Walk Down Wall Street (Malkiel), Rivethead (Hamper), Fad Surfing in the Boardroom (Shapiro)