Franco Vicino

Director Executive Education and Faculty, Business Strategy

Dr. Vicino brings 35+ years of experience as a business entrepreneur, consultant, educator, lecturer and coach, leveraging work experiences in four continents. He has successfully contributed to the achievement of superior performance for large and small firms, non-profit Organizations and Governmental Agencies.

His core competencies are Strategy Development and Execution, Leadership Development, Executive Coaching, and Organizational Performance Management.

Dr. “V” (as he is referred to by his students and clients) established an Executive Education Program at Barowsky’s School of Business. Client organizations have benefited from Certificates in Leadership Development, Performance Coaching, and Professional Selling, to consulting services in culture change, mission alignment, and performance improvement. Soon to be offered are also certifications in Project Management and Big Data Analytics.

Positions Held/Visiting Positions

  • BA degree in Physics and Mathematics, Macalister College
  • MBA in Marketing, University of Rochester
  • Ph.D. in Business and Organizational Psychology, University of Rochester
  • Executive Finance Certificate

Positions Held/Visiting Positions

  • CEO, VAI Inc.
  • Lecturer, Havard Business School