Business Executive, Entrepreneur; former CEO
Hometown: Chiavari, Italy
Education: : Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering, University of Genoa, 1972, Genoa, Italy
Occupation: Business Executive, Entrepreneur; former CEO
Other Notables: Board Member, Green Cloud Technologies, from 2013; Advisor to the U.S. Secretary of Transportation, 1991-1992;Board Member, Palmetto Institute, 2002-2003; Ernst & Young Inc. Magazine/Merrill Lynch, South Carolina Entrepreneur of the Year, 1994; South Carolina Ambassador of Economic Development, 1995; Columbia International Business Person of the Year, 1997
Walter Alessandrini talks a lot about the need for both more capital and better education as factors holding back entrepreneurs in South Carolina. What do you think is the biggest problem?
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