George L.  De Feis

Assistant Professor, Business Management

George De Feis completed his DPS in management (marketing; international business) at Pace University in 2013. He holds an MBA in finance from Bernard M. Baruch College, and a BE in civil engineering from The Cooper Union.

He has over 25 years of not-for-profit, academic, professional (corporate), and practical experience, covering the fields of management, education, association management (conference and exhibit), international affairs, and engineering.  He has consulted to the for-profit and not-for-profit worlds, and to academia. 

De Feis held the positions of executive director and CEO of the U.S. Chess Federation, Concrete Industry Board, and the American Management Association's “Operation Enterprise” (youth program).  He has published and presented articles on management and professional practice, not-for-profit management, global business issues, course development, distance learning, technology and sustainable development at a variety of venues. He has written a textbook: Management Science: A Practical Approach For Today’s Business Management Student, 2nd Edition (Thomson/Cengage 2007).