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John S Buzza

Specialist Professor

M.A., University of Phoenix

B.S., Monmouth University

Office
Bey Hall, 144
Phone
732-263-5575
Email
jbuzza@monmouth.edu
CV URL
https://www.monmouth.edu/directory/documents/2018/09/john-s-buzza-cv.pdf
Regularly Taught Courses
Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior BM 250
Principles of Marketing BK250
Ethics, Diversity, and Social Responsibility BM 327
Hospitality Management and Marketing BM 432
Entrepreneurship BM451
Strategic Management BM 490
Special Topics in Management BM498
About

Professor John Buzza joined Monmouth University as a visiting professor in 2004. He began teaching as a full time Specialist Professor in 2005. In addition, he has been an adjunct professor at Farleigh Dickinson University, Essex County College, and The Katherine Gibbs School since 1986. In 2008 he was awarded the position of Director of the Monmouth University Center for Entrepreneurship. He also works with several community service groups including St. Luke’s Church, SIFE, Enactus, St. Catherine’s Church, St. Cecilia’s Church, Knights of Columbus, Project Pride, Fresh Start, and Redeem-Her.

Below you can find a summary of his university-wide service:

  • Advisor – The Marketing Management Club, 2005 to Present
  • Advisor – Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, 2007 to Present
  • LCAC Freshman Advisor, 2005 to Present
  • LCAC Freshman Seminar, 2005 to Present
  • Mentoring Program, 2005 to Present
  • Advisor – SIFE International Association, 2007 to Present
  • School of Business Representative, Center for Human and Community Wellness, 2007 to Present
  • Blue–White Association, Member, 2008 to Present
  • Scholarship Donor, Monmouth University’s 75th Anniversary, 2008
  • Employee Giving Campaign Leadership Committee, 2008
  • President’s Society Member, 2007 to Present
  • First Year Seminar Working Group, 2008
  • Chair, 2008 Search Committee for Faculty Position in Marketing and Management Department
  • Awarded the position of Director, Monmouth University Center for Entrepreneurship by The School of Business – 2008
  • Developed, structured, and taught “Hospitality Management” – a new course that was added to the curriculum in the School of Business for the Spring of 2008
  • Developed, structured, and taught “Business Development” – a new course that was added to the curriculum in The School of Business for the Summer of 2008
  • Developed and structured “Franchising” – a new course that was added to the curriculum in The School of Business for the Spring of 2009
  • Awarded “Dr. Martin Luther King Unsung Hero Award 2008 and 2013” from students and administration of Monmouth University
  • Advisor Enactus at Monmouth University, 2010 – Present
  • Consulting – Park Savoy Estate, Florham Park, New Jersey, 2011 – Present
  • Grant Activity – Entrepreneurship Grant, Santander Bank, Fall 2011
Professional Associations

The Hospitality Board Member at FDU, 1999- present

Society For Advancement of Management 2007 – present

Member – United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) 2006- Present

Member – Canadian Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (CCSBE) 2011 – Present

Learning for Life Northern New Jersey Council – 2004 – Present

Awards

Awarded “Dr. Martin Luther King Unsung Hero Award 2008 and 2013” from students and administration of Monmouth University

 

Awarded “The Innovation in Teaching Award 2008” from MAACBA for

Efforts in teaching Entrepreneurship in the Leon Hess School of Business

 

Awarded “National Innovative Entrepreneurship Course Award 2010” by the

U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE)

 

Awarded “Supervisor of the Year 2011” by the

Monmouth University Student Government Association

 

Awarded “Outstanding Monmouth University Community Member 2013” by the                              Monmouth University Student Government Association

 

Awarded “Outstanding Monmouth University Community Member 2014” by the

Monmouth University Student Government Association

 

Awarded “The Showcase Award 2014” by the Small Business Institute

 

Awarded “The Marketing Award 2015” by the U.S. Power Squadrons

 

Awarded “The Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education Award 2015” by the

U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE)

Additional Information

Community Service

St. Luke’s Church

SIFE

Enactus

St. Catherine’s Church

St. Cecilia Church

Knights of Columbus

Project Pride

Fresh Start

Redeem-Her