Richard Wheeler

Professor Wheeler is the CEO and President of Capewell Components LLC. He has extensive experience in the plastics industry as an administrative, operations, manufacturing, and marketing/ sales executive. He also possesses a working knowledge of calendared film and sheeting, as well as coated fabric laminations for the textile industry. He is also experienced in the training and implementation of ISO 900 2:2000, ERP systems (Epicor/Vantage & Visual Manufacturing), and lean manufacturing principles (SS, VSM, SMED).


  • MBA, Anna Maria College
  • BS, Humanities/Technology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Certificates & Licenses

  • Executive Development Program, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business
  • Post-graduate Advanced Certificate in Business, Conc. Finance

Courses Taught

  • MBA-715 Operations Management and Cost Control I
  • MBA-720 Operations Management and Cost Control II
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Richard Wheeler

Graduate Faculty