Denise Parris

Assistant Professor of Management

Denise Parris

Office: FCB Room 417

(928) 523-0342


Parris, D., & McInnis-Bowers, C. Business not as Usual: Developing socially conscious entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. Journal of Management Education, 41(5), 687-725.

McInnis-Bowers, C., Parris, D., & Galperin, B. (2017). Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Exploring the relationship between entrepreneurship and resilience among the Boruca Indians of Costa Rica. Journal of Enterprising Communities, 11(1), 39-60.

Fish, J., Parris, D., & Troilo, M. (2017). Compound voids and unproductive entrepreneurship: The rise of English Fever in China. Journal of Economic Issues, 51 (1), 163-180.

     *Publication co-authored with MBA student – All authors contributed equally

Parris, D., Bouchet, A., Welty Peachey, J., & Arnold, D. (2016). Resistance to change is the norm: Overcoming barriers to adopting a service technology. Journal of Services Marketing, 30(6), 615-629.

Parris, D., Dapko, J., Arnold, W., & Arnold, D. (2016). Exploring transparency: A new framework for responsible business management. Management Decision, 54(1), 222-247.

Parris, D., Shapiro, S., Welty Peachey, D., Bowers, J., & Bouchet, A. (2015). More than competition: Exploring stakeholder identities at a grassroots cause-related sporting event. International Review on Public and Nonprofit Marketing, 12(2), 115-140.

Parris, D., & McInnis-Bowers, C. (June 2014). Social entrepreneurship questioning the status quo: Waste as a resource. Journal of Economic Issues, 48(2), 359-366.

Parris, D., Troilo, M., Bouchet, A., & Welty Peachey, J. (2014). Action sports athletes as entrepreneurs: Female professional wakeboarders, sponsorship, and branding. Sport Management Review, 17(4), 530-545.

Parris, D., & Welty Peachey, J. (2013). A systematic literature review of servant leadership theory in organizational contexts. Journal of Business Ethics, 113(3), 377-393.

     * Emerald Citations of Excellence Winner 2016

     * Cited in the University of Cambridge 2016 Insights for Impact Report

Parris, D., & Welty Peachey, J. (2013). Encouraging servant leadership: A qualitative study of how a cause-related sporting event inspires participants. Leadership, 9(4), 486-512.

Parris, D.  (2013). Conceptually meeting expectations of Generation Y by building personalised-customised hybrid bundles to target action sports consumers. International Journal of Revenue Management, 7(2), 138-154.

Parris, D., & Welty Peachey, J. (2012). Building a legacy of volunteers through servant leadership: A case study of a cause-related sporting event. Non-Profit Management and Leadership, 23(2), 259-276.

Parris, D., & Drayer, J., & Shapiro, S. (2012). Developing a pricing strategy for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Sports Marketing Quarterly, 21(4), 256-264.

     *Selected for the 2012 Sport Marketing Association Undergraduate Case Cup Competition

Book Chapters

Parris, D. (2011). Negotiation. In L. E. Swayne & J. G. Golson (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Parris, D. (2011). Price Determination. In L. E. Swayne & J. G. Golson (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

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