Dean Winegardner

Dean Winegardner is the founder and CEO of American Book Company. American Book Company is the largest wholesale remainder book company in the industry. Dean began his career in the banking industry, however he opened his first retail book store in Florida in 1990 and by 1997 had grown Publisher’s Warehouse into a 73-store chain.…

Dr. Bob Rider

Dr. Bob Rider is the Dean of the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences at the University of Tennessee. Prior to arriving in Knoxville in 2004, Bob served as Dean of the College of Education at Butler University in Indianapolis. Before moving to Indiana, he was a Professor and Administrator at Florida State University,…