David Hover is a part-time lecturer at San Francisco and San Jos_ State Universities in California. He teaches strategic management to graduate and undergraduate students. Mr. Hover has also worked as a casewriter for IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland, where he wrote about companies such as ABB, Phillips Electronics, Socit_t_ G_n_rale de Belgique, and De Beers, and as a research assistant at the American Enterprise Institute. His professional career also includes experience at Specialized Bicycles, the World Bank, and other organization in Europe and the US. Mr. Hover currently manages a real estate investment firm with properties throughout the Silicon Valley and the greater Bay Area. He has a Masters in business administration from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and a Bachelors in economics from George Washington University. Mr. Hover is a graduate of Bellarmine College Preparatory.