Acquisition of Closely Held
entrepreneur Frank E. Genovese is a visiting lecturer in business administration
at Darden. He teaches the Second Year elective "Acquisition of Closely Held
Enterprises." Genovese is the president of the Rothbury Corporation, a
Richmond-area investment company. He was chairman and owner of Power
Distribution, Inc., and Everyday Wireless, LLC, and is the former president and
owner of Sampson Coatings, Inc., AMF Bowling, Inc., and AMF Union Machinery,
Inc. He was a long-serving trustee of the Darden School Foundation, he chaired
the school's building and finance committees and he received the 1998 Charles C.
Abbott Award in recognition of his service to Darden.
Genovese has taught
at Darden since 1997 and has taught entrepreneurship at the University of