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Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business

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John Hannon, Ph.D.

John Michael Hannon, Ph.D.

Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Office: 107 Sloan Street
Phone: 716.998.6000


 Educational Background

    Cornell University 1992

    University at Buffalo 1987

    Clarkson University 1982

Courses Taught

  • ENTR 1010 Entrepreneurial Mindset
  • ENTR 2010 Sports Entrepreneurship
  • ENTR 1090 How to Start a Startup
  • HON 2050 Social Entrepreneurship


20+ years of teaching experience in the US, Japan, China, Taiwan, Russia, Korea, & Singapore. Writer/Producer for Feature & Documentary films. Producer for McGraw-Hill Educational films in Law and Entrepreneurship. 10+ years of full time industry experience: IT (IBM) Auto (Trico) Utility (National Grid) Banking (M & T) Advisor and consultant to dozens of MNCs around the world including IBM and Caterpillar. Teacher and mentor for 500+ MBA entrepreneurship students who have started dozens of companies. Personally founded multiple successful start-ups.

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Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business
Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business | 343 Chandler L. Burns Hall, Clemson, S.C. 29634