Gregg Fairbrothers

Adjunct Professor of Business Administration; Founding Director, Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network


DegreeMBA, University of Tulsa, 1983; MS, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 1977; AB, Dartmouth College, 1976

AREAS OF EXPERTISEEntrepreneurship and technology

Current Research Topics

  • Startup entrepreneurship
  • Translation of research to commercialization

Selected Publications

  • From Idea to Success, McGraw-Hill, 2011

Professional Activities

Academic positions

  • Tuck School of Business, 2004–present; founding Chair, Dartmouth Regional Technology Center, 2002–present
  • Founding Director, Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network, Dartmouth College, 2001–present

Nonacademic positions

  • Founding President, Samson International, Ltd., 1980–2000
  • President, Samson Resources, Texaco, Inc., 1977–80

Board memberships

  • Chairman: Cognitive Electronics, 2010–present, Benexus, 2007–present, Dartmouth Regional Technology Center, 2004–present
  • Board of Trustees, Kigo Kitchen, 2011–present, Eleazar Wheelock Society, 2008–present
  • Board adviser to numerous startups and early stage companies