Richard Palomba founded Corporate Planning Consultants, Inc. in 1984. Dick has extensive experience and management responsibilities working as an entrepreneur, co-founder of an international real estate services company, senior manager with a Fortune 100 company and numerous emerging and established high tech companies, and as principal of a strategic planning and management consulting firm. Extensive background in organizational development, administrative services, facilities and project management, strategic systems & financial planning, international real estate, design & construction and contract negotiations. His earlier work experience included six and a half years of administrative experience in higher education at the University of San Francisco and The University of Massachusetts at Amherst in student services and financial administration.
As managing partner of his own consulting firm and co-founder of an international real estate services company, Dick has provided leadership and effective solutions for a wide variety of corporate clients (see attached partial client listing) including financial services institutions, technology firms, manufacturing and services companies. In addition, Dick has as served as a board member and senior advisor to two startup companies, and served as a member of the Executive Committee and Co-Chair of Educational Programs Committee for the Northern California CoreNet Chapter.
Dick did his doctoral work in Leadership in Administration at the University of San Francisco and received an M Ed in Educational Leadership and Administration and a BA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He holds the CFM designation from IFMA, and is a member of CoreNet and is a candidate for the SLCR designation, and a member of IAOP. He has taught at three universities and presented at numerous professional conferences on such subjects as business process design, leadership, outsourcing and corporate real estate management.