Faculty Profile - Mike Tesler

Adjunct Lecturer, Marketing
Adjunct Lecturer, Bentley University
MBA, Boston University, 1968
BA, Univ of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1966
Office: Morison Hall 236 | 781.891._2216 | mtesler@bentley.edu


Primary teaching interest is Retailing. Built, owned, and operated a successful regional chain of specialty retail stores. Served as a Merchandising Executive at a large Department Store and as a Store Operations Executive at a Discount Store Chain. Currently President- Retail Concepts, which specializes in merchandising, marketing, and strategic planning projects for start-up, small and mid-size retailers. Frequently quoted on retail related topics in local and national media.

Teaching Interests

Retailing Sports Marketing

Research Interests


Consulting/Practice Interests

Strategic planning and implementation for Start up retailers Assessment and recommendations to improve existing retailer's business

Professional Links



University Service
Faculty Supervisor student project for Student Affairs, 2017 - 2017