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Fred Tuffile

Senior Lecturer, Management
Director of Entrepreneurial Studies
Ph.D., Seton Hall University, 1971
T.E.P., Dartmouth College - Amos Tuck, 1983
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1965
B.Ch.E., University of Detroit, 1963
Office: Adamian Academic Center 286 | 781.891._2431 |

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Fred Tuffile is the Director of Entrepreneurial Studies in the Management Department and CEO of Innovative Marine Technology. Dr. Tuffile's industrial experience includes: (1) As CEO, successfully starting and growing domestic and international high tech businesses (2) Successfully leading large manufacturing and R&D organizations for a multinational Fortune 500 corporation. His current interests at Bentley are focused on entrepreneurship. Dr. Tuffile has patents, publications and has presented at many domestic and international conferences.

Teaching Interests


Research Interests

Entrepreneurship Business Development Strategic Alliances

Consulting/Practice Interests

Start-Up Support Business Development Strategic Alliances Turn Arounds & Workouts;


Department Service
I lead the concentration, 2016
Led Bentley's Participation, 2018 - 2018
Leader, 2018 - 2018
Committee Member for Management Department Identity Committee, 2012 - 2017
Committee Chair for DCU/Bentley Innovation Contest, 2016 - 2016
Committee Chair for Herbert Low Scholarship for Entrepreneurship, 2016 - 2016
I led the scholarship program., 2015 - 2015
I led the program., 2015 - 2015
Course Coordinator for Effective Selling (MG339), 2012 - 2012

University Service
Led Activity for Mass Innovation Nights, 2018 - 2018
Program Organizer for Mass Innovation Nights, 2017 - 2017
Program Organizer for Mass Innovation Nights, 2016 - 2016
Guest Speaker for First Week Speaker - 2015
I organized Bentley's involvement in the event. for Mass Innovation Nights 75 - 2015
Guest Speaker for First Week, 2014 - 2014

Public Service
I lead the only group in Southeastern MA. for St. Paul Street Evangelization, 2016
Officer, President/Elect/Past for Parkhurst Realty Trust, 2013 - Present
Chairperson for St. John Neumann Parish, 2013 - Present