On April 25, 2017, Robert L. Wallace, President and CEO of BITHGROUP Technologies, was inducted into the Minority Business Hall of Fame. This accomplishment recognizes the pioneering individuals that have overcome adversity and led successful ventures, paving the way for the next generation of minority business leaders. The Minority Business Hall of Fame and Museum Inc., The University of Washington Foster School of Business, and other corporate sponsors, honored Dr. Wallace at an awards dinner held on April 25th at the Entrepreneurial Development & Assistance Center in the Earl G. Graves School of Business & Management, Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland.
"One of the goals of the MBHF&M has been to hold an induction ceremony at one of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities," said John F. Robinson, president & CEO of the MBHF&M. "The Entrepreneurial Development & Assistance Center (EDAC) at Morgan State University is such a venue for us to realize this ambition. We are indebted to Omar Muhammad for being our host to honor these outstanding trailblazers and pioneers."
Robert L. Wallace graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B. S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics. He earned a Masters in Business Administration from Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. He has founded three companies: BITHGROUP Technologies, Bithenergy, and EntreTeach Learning Systems. Robert L. Wallace is an accomplished engineer, entrepreneur, author, business consultant, and internationally known keynote speaker. He also serves on numerous boards and commissions.