Raushan Gross earned his Ph. D. in Business and Organizational Leadership focusing on entrepreneurial studies, from Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia. He is a native of North Carolina, where he started early in life bootstrapping entrepreneurial ventures that included the creation of a traveling music services business and later with a marketing services venture catered to restaurants that surrounded his local community. He later entered the corporate world in mostly management roles. Aside from his corporate experiences, Raushan’s entrepreneurial ventures allowed him to learn the business of several industries and travel across the United States. Later in life, Raushan traveled nationally and abroad. While on travel, he studied the way cultures affect market societies and the influences of institutions of various economies on entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership. Raushan Gross is an Associate Professor of Business Management and leadership in his current position, teaching a broad range of topics, including management, entrepreneurship, global economy, international business, and consumer behavior. His research interests include the study of entrepreneurship, economic sociology, Austrian Economics, management, business history, and the history of social thought.