| New College of Business Dean Excited for Future
Moez Limayem has been meeting with leaders on campus and in the community to hear their vision for the college. Read more
| Former Dean Bob Forsythe named Franklin Fellow
Forsythe will be in Charleston, S.C., for a year working at the Department of State's Global Financial Services, which provides financial services to the Department of State, USAID, and more than 45 Federal entities worldwide. Read more
|Associate Dean Charles Kroncke Retires
Kroncke retired at the end of July. Jackie Reck, the James E. Rooks Distinguished Professor in the School of Accountancy, is serving as interim associate dean. Read more.
Sport & Entertainment Management Kicks Off
Students in the USF College of Business's newest program, the Sport and Entertainment MBA, are giving back to the community before they even set foot in a classroom. Read More.
| USF Business Student Named Summer Commencement's Outstanding Graduate
Economics major Demelza Hayes was recognized for her Fulbright and other achievements. Read More.
| Research Spotlight: Marketing Professor Dipayan Biswas
Biswas's research on sensory marketing illuminates why we make the food and purchasing choices that we do. Read More.
|Alumni Spotlight: Dodé Ackey
College of Business alumnus Dodé Ackey recently started a nonp rofit school in his homeland of Africa. Read More.
|In Other News...|
USF's Phi Beta Lambda
chapter took home the most awards of any chapter in Florida from the association's national conference in San Antonio, Texas, this June. The three-year-old chapter won numerous awards including second place for most outstanding chapter nationally, first place in accounting principles, and third place in public speaking. All the members that attended the conference received awards.
for other news within the USF College of Business.
Chris Solimine (89, marketing) accepted a position as regional sales director for Great-West Retirement Services.
Bill Masterton (91, accounting; 93, MBA) was appointed as its chief executive officer of Piedmont Medical Center.
Chuck Chucri (92, finance), associate producer in Prudential, earned the Chartered Financial Consultant designation, representing educational achievement in the financial services industry, from the American College. The Palm Harbor resident joined Prudential in 2009 and serves clients throughout the Tampa Bay area. Chucri is the president of Business Network International's Safety Harbor Chapter and is a member of the Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Jean Haynes (94, MBA) was appointed as president and chief executive officer of Univita Health.
Read more alumni updates...
|Faculty and Staff Notes|
Marketing Department Chair Mimi Stamps retired in August after 30 years as part of the College of Business faculty. Anand Kumar will be serving as interim chair of the department.
Bill Sutton, director of the MBA in Sport & Entertainment Management, will be recognized with the Academic Achievement in Sport & Entertainment Award from the University of South Carolina at the Sport Entertainment and Venues Tomorrow conference in November.
Dates to Remember
Friday, August 24, 2012
USF College of Business Week of Welcome Event
August 29, 2012
2:30 p.m - 6:15 p.m.
USF College of Business will host its fall Week of Welcome event: Welcome Business Bulls! Mingle with fellow business bulls and enjoy music provided by a DJ under the BSN covered walkway. There will be FREE food - served by the dean and department chairs - and College of Business T-shirts (while supplies last).
Dean's Executive Advisory Council Meeting
College of Business