Goizueta Faculty Grab Teaching Awards

Goizueta professors Bill Tayler and Reshma Shah received Crystal Apple awards Monday evening in an event held at Emory University's Miller-Ward Alumni House. Given annually for the past 12 years by the Residence Hall Association (RHA), the Crystal Apples are "the single most important accolade presented to faculty by students for their exceptional teaching ability." A panel selects recipients in eight...

Bowman, Tripathi on Social Media

Last year Goizueta marketing professors Doug Bowman and Manish Tripathi were awarded a $55,000 grant from the Google and WPP Marketing Research Awards Program for their proposal, "A Comprehensive Model of the Effects of Brand-Generated and Consumer-Generated Communications on Brand Perceptions, Sales and Share." The paper was selected as one of the winners from a  field of more than 120 entries. Now they're...

Hamilton Added to “40 Under 40′” List

Assistant Professor of Marketing Ryan Hamilton was recently named to the "Best 40 B-School Profs Under the Age of 40" list produced by Poets & Quants. Hamilton, who joined the Goizueta faculty in 2008, completed his PhD in marketing at the Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University). His research investigates consumer behavior, especially consumer judgment and decision making. But Poets & Quants looked beyond research...

Alumni Trio Speaks at UBSLC

Prominent Emory alumni Todd Foreman, Tracy Barash and Jeff Denneen spoke recently at the 2011 edition of the Undergraduate Business School Leadership Conference (UBSLC). The trio were welcomed by Associate Professor of Finance Jeff Rosensweig and spoke on issues of management. Foreman (86BBA)  is one investor in the ownership group that operates the Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Thrashers and Philips Arena....

Diller, Allen Offer Business Advice

Graduating students or anyone attempting to move up the corporate ladder have numerous pieces of advice at their disposal -- articles, books, mentors... But, two titans of the entertainment and investment industry speaking at Emory this week say old-fashioned hard work may be the best prescription for career success. Barry Diller and Herb Allen spoke Wednesday afternoon at Emory Law School's Tull Auditorium. The...

Goizueta in the News Feb. 18, 2011

Notable comments from Goizueta staff, faculty and students will be shared each week along with news on alumni, programs and rankings. Click here to review previous media updates. You can also inform Goizueta Newsroom of media postings (email). Modern Ghana: New Achimota Golf Club Captain rolls out vision “Barely three weeks into office, as captain of the Achimota Golf Club, Mr. Rene L....

Goizeuta Executive Education Client Honored

SunTrust Banks, an Executive Education client of Goizueta Business School, recently received 18 Greenwich Excellence Awards for distinguished performance in serving the financial needs of business clients. SunTrust Banks, Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, is one of the nation's largest banking organizations, serving a broad range of consumer, commercial, corporate and institutional clients.  Through various subsidiaries the company provides mortgage banking, insurance,...

GBS Hosts iRelaunch Return to Work Conference

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is submitted press release to Goizueta Newsroom. To submit a story idea, press release or general information, please click here. In this tough economy with an unemployment rate of nearly ten percent, landing a job is very challenging. It requires time, perseverance and using the right, targeted resources. iRelaunch, the nation’s leading provider of career reentry...

Bowman: Recipe for Coke “Experience” Safe

News hit Tuesday that Coca-Cola's recipe -- a secret guarded with the ferocity of key government documents -- may have been revealed in a 1979 edition of the Atlanta Journal. The alleged, hand-written recipe can be seen in a photo which resurfaced this week thanks to producers at the Chicago radio show This American Life. Not surprisingly, social and traditional media sprung...

Innovations Team Returns with Honors

The MBA12 Goizueta Innovators team recently placed in The MBA Innovation Challenge. Sponsored by the Idea Crossing Inc., more than 100 MBA teams from across the country competed online in three innovation challenge categories: social innovation, marketing and business development. The Goizueta team: Ji Liu, Shobit Arora, Matt Long, Dan Schoelles and Peden Young bested teams from California-Berkley, NYU, Michigan and Rice...