Joseph Bottazzi is the Chair of the Rowan University Foundation Board and has been a member since 2009.
In August 2011, he was appointed Executive Vice President, Business Development for Edelman Financial Services LLC, one of the nations’s largest and fastest growing financial planning and investment management firms. In this role, he is responsible for directing the company’s planned new business lines, all designed to enhance the firm’s ability to serve its current clients and expand nationwide. Prior to this position, Mr. Bottazzi was an executive with Hewlett-Packard, the world’s largest information technology company. Before joining Edelman Financial, he was the Senior Vice President of its Americas Technology Services business, and was responsible for approximately one-third of its $127 billion annual revenue, with more than 8,000 employees in its business unit.
Mr. Bottazzi graduated from Rowan University in 1980 with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and earned an MBA in finance from Fordham University.