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Graduate & Professional Studies

Richard Wheeler

CEO and President


  • MBA, Anna Maria College
  • BS, Humanities/Technology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Certifications & Licenses
  • Executive Development Program, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business
  • Post-graduate Advanced Certificate in Business, Conc. Finance

Industry Experience

Professor Wheeler is the CEO and President of Capewell Components LLC. He has extensive experience in the plastics industry as an administrative, operations, manufacturing, and marketing/ sales executive. He also possesses a working knowledge of calendared film and sheeting, as well as coated fabric laminations for the textile industry. He is also experienced in the training and implementation of ISO 900 2:2000, ERP systems (Epicor/Vantage & Visual Manufacturing), and lean manufacturing principles (SS, VSM, SMED).

Courses Taught
  • MBA-715 Operations Management and Cost Control I
  • MBA-720 Operations Management and Cost Control II