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Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship

The Nation’s First Stand-Alone Entrepreneurship School at a Public University


Bob Garner

bob-garnerAssistant Lecturer and Entrepreneur in Residence

EMAIL: bgarner@jimmoranschool.fsu.edu
OFFICE: 416 RBB
PHONE: 850-644-0455

ACADEMIC SPECIALTY: Franchising

DEGREE:
MBA, Florida State University
B.S., Management, Florida State University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Managing Growth
Franchising
Negotiation

 

Bob Garner has over 19 years of personnel and industrial management experience. He has proven his ability to direct and coordinate financial, physical, and human resources in public and private business. In 1985, Garner won the Leadership Award for contribution to personnel development and profits, Roadway Express Miami, Florida Terminal. He built three Hardee’s Restaurants in four years, and employed more than 100 people with over $2.5 million in sales in 1998. One of his Hardee’s franchises was recognized for outstanding performance in a film documentary featured at the 1997 Hardee’s National Convention. In 1997 and 1998, Garner was the keynote speaker for the Warren Women of Today Hobie Clue Workshop.

Bob Garner – Vitae


SELECTED PUBLISHED RESEARCH
Co-author “Employee Generated Separation: A New Attitude” published in the Society for Advancement in Management Journal, Winter 2009


HONORS AND AWARDS
2015-2016 Florida State University Undergraduate Teaching Award

Society for Advancement of Management Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award 2012, 2013

Nominated 2009-2010 Florida State University Excellence in Teaching Award

Appointed Chairman of the Independent Living Services Advisory Council for the state of Florida by Secretary of Children and Family Services David Wilkins

Academic Curriculum Review Committee, Foundations in Personal Finance by Dave Ramsey, radio talk-show host May 2011


INTERESTING FACTS
Bob met his wife, Brenda, at her sister’s wedding. Brenda is a CPA and they have two sons, Rick is a CPA in San Francisco and Robbie works for Citi Group in Tampa.

Office Location: RBB 243 | Phone: 850-644-7893 | Dept. Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mailing Address: Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship, 821 Academic Way, RBB 243,
P.O. Box 3061110, Tallahassee, FL 32306-1110

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