Arthur A. Angotti, Jr. (BS '66, MBA '70)
Distinguished Entrepreneur 1986
Founder, Chairman and CEO of Artistic Media Partners, Inc.
Founder and President of Heritage Management, Inc. An investment banking and financial consulting firm whose clients have included: Methodist Hospital, USAC, Syndicate Systems, Indiana Pacers, Oakland Athletics, INB (BankOne), WTTV, City Securities Corporation, Wabash Cablevision, Indianapolis Cellular Telephone Co. and other businesses.
Founder and former President of Indianapolis Cablevision Company, the Indianapolis Arrows, Broadcast Management, Inc. and five successful venture capital funds. Art has also been a Director and investor in several technology and manufacturing businesses.
EXPERIENCE:Trustee, Metropolitan. School District of Washington Township,
Indianapolis, from 1990 to 1998. Focused on student performance, graduation rates, teachers' salaries (highest in Indiana), lower property tax rates, accountability, and financial management (highest credit rating in Indiana).
Associate Professor of Finance, Butler University Full-time professor for two years, teaching courses in finance and economics in the undergraduate and MBA programs.
Founder, former President and Director of Wash. Township Schools Foundation Organized and raised initial funding for this foundation which finances public education.
Former Director: Northminster Presbyterian Church, The Children's Museum, United States Auto Club, Bloomington Economic Development Commission, Indiana Broadcasters Association, the Family Support Center and other community and professional organizations.
MILITARY:First Lt. Armored Cavalry Decorated for service in Vietnam including the Purple Heart.
INDIANA UNIVERSITY:B.S. Business '66, MBA '70 Received the IU School of Business Distinguished Entrepreneur Award, and the Clevenger Award from the Dept. of Athletics. Member, Well House Society, Hoosier Hundred, I Men's Assoc. and life member the IUAA. I-Man in cross-country and track. State Champion in the Mile Run.