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M Wayne Marr

Advisor Austin, Texas Area, US

CEO, Financial Economics Association, Director, SEED-CX, Adjunct Professor, Meta Business School

CEO, Financial Economics Association, Director, SEED-CX, Adjunct Professor, Meta Business School

14 vouches

Primary Skillsets

  • Data Science
  • Operations

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Data Science
  • • Operations

Involved In


Social Science Research Network


Board of Managers SEED CX August 2015 - present
Adjunct Professor Meta Business School August 2014 - present
CEO & Director Financial Economics Association July 2004 - present
Vice Chancellor, Retired Dean and Professor of Business Administration UAF 2004 - January 2014
Senior Manager - Global Transformation Solutions CSC 1999 - 2009
Best Practices Manager and Proposal Manager TEKsystems 1998 - 1999
Founder, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Social Science Research Network 1993 - 1998
First Union Professor of Finance with tenure Clemson University 1990 - 1995
Associate Professor of Finance with tenure Tulane University 1985 - 1990
Senior Economist Securities and Exchange Commission 1982 - 1986
Assistant Professor Professor of Finance Virginia Tech 1982 - 1986
Graduate Teaching Assistant Texas Tech University August 1977 - December 1983
CEO Financial Economics Association January 2006 - present


Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business Finance and Statistics 1980 - 1983
Texas Tech University Economics 1977 - 1980
Robert E Lee High School San Antonio N/A 1970 - 1974

Interested In

Joining an Early Team
Markets of Interest
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Education
  • • Mobile
  • • Smart Home
  • • Higher Education

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Academics • Computer Science • Teaching

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Mo Rosenbaum
We worked together  •  Manager, CSC. Previously Senior Project Manager, CSC.
Wayne knows business, the power of data, metrics, and how to use this information to drive meaningful change.
John Tittle
We worked together  •  President, JGT Transformation Engineering. Previously Chair, Convene Group, Convene. Rice grad.
Deep insight from both financial and leadership perspectives.
Rick Carter
They're my friends  •  Dean's Professor of Finance, Iowa State University. Previously Supervisor, Mutual of New York. University of Utah grad.
I've known Wayne for many years. We are both financial economics professors. I have admired his academic work, especially his many publish ... ed articles in quality journals. This reflects favorably on his intelligence and his analytical abilities. But it also suggests creativity and an ability to innovate. Putting together a new project requires the capability to devise theories and/or put theories to the test with often innovative techniques. the test and his enthusiasm. Finally, I would suggest that Wayne's achievements in forming professional organizations shows his desire to make a meaningful contributions to the field.
Zachary Rolnik
They're my friends  •  President and Publisher, now publishers. Previously Global VP Publishing, Springer Science+Business Media. Kellogg grad. Stanford grad.
his experience in launching the Financial Economists Network
Bob Litan
They're my friends  •  Chief Economist, Patent Properties, Inc. and Non-resident Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution. Yale grad. Yale grad.
Wayne is a real go-getter, highly intelligent, and a great collaborator, is a terrific entrepreneur
Rick Wolk
We worked together  •  Chair, Vistage Worldwide and Co-Owner & Chief Growth Officer, Rosewood LLC. Kellogg grad. Northwestern grad.
Wayne has the intellectual intelligence (IQ) and emotional intelligence (EQ) to succeed at anything that he attempts...and to make the journ ... ey fun and valuable for all that are on his team.
Don M. Chance, PhD, CFA
We worked together  •  James C. Flores Endowed Chair of MBA Studies and Professor of Finance; Consultant, Louisiana State University.
Very creative person.
Clay Triplehorn
They're my friends  •  physician, Tanana Valley Clinic.
I have known Wayne personally for years. He would be an excellent entrepreneur. I have found him to be a to be a very resourceful individ ... ual. He is very very talented at networking people and using internet resources to achieve goals. His approach to challenges, opportunities and in teaching is analytical .
Ralph Sanders
We worked together  •  Previously Model Risk Management Executive, Ally Financial Inc.. Previously Head of Model Risk Management, E*TRADE Financial Corporation.
Wayne is a great entrepreneur because he has vision, direction and is driven to succeed.
Mickela Lamb, CMQ/OE, CQA, MBA
They're my school  •  Well Services Interventions Category Delivery Specialist, BP and Supplier Quality Management Specialist, BP.
He is passionate and well diversified!
R. Charles Moyer
They're my professor  •  Capitala Finance Corporation, Capitala and Director, Summit Biosciences.
Wayne has a proven track record as a co-founder of the very successful Financial Economics Network. Wayne is smart, motivated by success, i ... nsightful, and curious.
Lena Verbenko
We worked together  •  Alternative Finance Research Director, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Univer
He has the most extensive network of MBA graduates, his students.
Wylie Rogers
They're my friends  •  Inventor/Owner, The Wylie Post and General Manager/Foreman, F.W. Scott Enterprises.
Wayne is someone you can trust and always makes time to help people in need. I can count on Wayne for advise and his honest opinion!
M. Cary Collins
They're my friends  •  The Michael A. Ruane Endowed Chair in Business Innovation & Director, The BEIC, Providence College.
Wayne has already succeeded in creating new ventures and vision, particularly those that assist higher ed. He's also a 'do-er' who creates t ... eams to accomplish enterprise goals. While you wouldn't let me choose "Resourceful" as my fourth "Wayne trait", I'll do so by adding it here. Cheers, Cary