Carol L. Fatuzzo, Ph.D.
President & CEO
New Horizons Business Ventures, Inc. (NHBV)
Dr. Carol L. Fatuzzo is the founder and President/CEO of New Horizons Business Ventures, Inc., an enterprise providing management guidance for company survival and growth. Prior to founding NHBV in 2004, Dr. Fatuzzo served as a Technical Director in 3M, a large U.S. based, global manufacturing corporation. Dr. Fatuzzo’s professional career at 3M included over 30 years of technical leadership positions.
Dr. Fatuzzo has extensive experience in providing business/organization strategic direction; identifying and developing new businesses; and forming, restructuring, and rebuilding technical organizations. Organizations she led were responsible for inventing, developing, and commercializing over 100 new products for which she and her people won numerous internal and external awards. She also has experience in providing leadership for assessing new business opportunities, acquisitions and joint ventures.
During her 30 year career with 3M she led/managed all typical technical functions and served as the Director of a number of different business and technology laboratories including the Medical Device Division, Printing Products Division, Commercial Graphics Division, and the Corporate Manufacturing Process and Film Technology Centers. Responsibilities were global and ranged from developing strategic directions to technology research to product and process development and scale-up. She also had responsibilities for pilot plant and semi-works manufacturing operations.
Dr. Fatuzzo has a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, is the holder of 2 U.S. patents, and has 15 published papers in peer reviewed journals.