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Merrick School of Business

John Weiss

John C. Weiss III, M.B.A.

Senior Lecturer
Executive-in-Residence for Finance

Department of Finance and Economics
Office: Business Center 543
Phone: 410.837.4998
E-mail: jcweiss@ubalt.edu

    Education:
  • M.B.A., Loyola University Maryland
  • Certificate, Leadership Maryland
  • Certificate, GBC LEADERship Program
  • Graduate Certificate, American Institute of Banking
  • Graduate Certificate, Harvard University
  • B.S., Towson University

Professor Weiss is a Senior Lecturer with a vast amount of venture capital industry experience and passion for social entrepreneurship. His professional experience includes founding and co-founding several organizations and businesses, served in their leadership positions and successfully leading one of those firms company through a public stock offering and listing on the NASDAQ. Weiss has also raised and managed in excess of $125 million for several venture capital funds, growth businesses and non-profit organizations.He sits on several local boards including Chesapeake Business Finance Corp, Baltimore Clayworks, UniversitySystem of Maryland Foundation, Engineering Society of Baltimore, St. Agnes Hospital Foundation, and the Greater Baltimore Technology Council.

Intellectual Contributions

Refereed Journal Articles

Mersha, T., Nielsen, C., Sriram, V., & Weiss, J. C. (2014). Transforming Peoples Lives: The Vehicles for Change Story. Case Research Journal. 34(1), 139-156.

Presentations

Weiss, J. C. UB CELTT Teaching & Learning Day, "Experiential Learning in the City," UB. (2012).

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Weiss, John Carroll(Principal), "Social Enterprise" Sponsored by Open Society Institute, Private, $150000. (2013).