D.B.A. Business Administration and Marketing, Argosy University, 2009
MBA Business Administration and Management, Nova Southeastern University, 1993
B.S. Secondary Education and Industrial Arts, Old Dominion University
A native of New York, Dr. Peter Karastamatis joined Hodges University in 1999. With more than 20 years as a business professional, his areas of expertise include marketing, sports marketing and professional selling. For 20 years, he worked in the restaurant industry as a chef, manager and owner in Florida and Virginia. Additionally, he worked as a sales person and trainer in Virginia and Southwest Florida for many years.
Opting to move into another area of business, he earned his securities and insurance licensure as an investment advisor with McDonald Investments and UBS Investment Services. There he managed retirement investment portfolios for individuals in various stages of retirement, and his primary responsibilities included marketing with an emphasis on the development of new accounts.
Karastamatis is a member of the Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society.