Robert Wallace (businessman)

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Robert Wallace
  
Born
Robert “Bob” L. Wallace
NationalityAmerican
CitizenshipUnited States
EducationMechanical engineering
Alma mater
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Dartmouth College’s Amos Tuck School of Business
Occupation
  • Business owner
  • Entrepreneur
  • Politician
  • Speaker
  • Author
Spouse(s)Carolyn Green
Websitewww.robertwallace.com

Robert “Bob” L. Wallace is an American business owner, entrepreneur and politician. Wallace founded and runs three Baltimore-based companies,[1] BITHGROUP Technologies Inc,[2] Bithenergy Inc,[3] and EntreTeach Learning Systems LLC.[4] He founded his first company, BITHGROUP Technologies Inc, an information technology consulting firm in 1992.[5] Wallace is an internationally- recognized keynote speaker, business consultant, and published author.[6] He has written five books[7] on wealth creation, strategic partnerships, emerging markets and entrepreneurship.

Early life and education

Robert Wallace grew up in the Cherry Hill neighborhood of Baltimore, Maryland. Wallace attended Baltimore City Public Schools and graduated from Baltimore Polytechnic Institute,[8] an engineering and science magnet school in Baltimore City,[9] in 1974. Wallace attended the University of Pennsylvania,[10] where he earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering. Wallace later studied at Dartmouth College’s Amos Tuck School of Business[11] where he pursued his master’s degree.

Personal life

Robert Wallace resides in Mount Vernon, Baltimore. Wallace is married to Carolyn Green,[12] a biomedical engineer. Wallace and Green have five children.[13] Wallace is also a Seventh Day Adventist church Elder.[14]

Political career

In May 2020, Wallace announced his plans to run for Baltimore mayor as an Independent candidate in the November 2020 general election.[15] As an Independent candidate, Wallace must collect signatures from 1 percent of eligible registered voters in Baltimore City[16] to be included in on the November general election ballot. Wallace’s family has a political history in Maryland.

Robert Wallace in the Media

              

References

  1. "About". Bithgroup Technologies. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  2. http://www.bithgroup.com/
  3. http://www.bithenergy.com/
  4. https://www.entreteach.com/
  5. "Robert Wallace, Bithenergy, Saw Green Early On : I95 Business". i95business.com. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  6. "Dr. Robert Wallace | SJF Institute". www.sjfinstitute.org. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  7. "Bio". Robert Wallace. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  8. https://www.bpi.edu/
  9. "Robert Wallace T'84". www.tuck.dartmouth.edu. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  10. Gaskill, Hannah (2020-05-20). "With Primary Looming, Businessman Enters Race for Mayor of Baltimore as an Independent". Maryland Matters. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  11. https://www.tuck.dartmouth.edu/
  12. "Robert Wallace T'84". www.tuck.dartmouth.edu. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  13. "Robert Wallace T'84". www.tuck.dartmouth.edu. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  14. Wells, Carrie. "Five Minutes With Robert L. Wallace of Bithenergy". baltimoresun.com. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  15. Barker, Jeff. "Businessman Bob Wallace wants to shake up Baltimore mayor's race with independent run". baltimoresun.com. Retrieved 2020-06-26.
  16. "Ballot access requirements for political candidates in Maryland". Ballotpedia. Retrieved 2020-06-26.

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