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Georgetown McDonough students, faculty, and staff are newsmakers, whether being featured in the press, in the award-winning Georgetown Business magazine, or on social media. Learn more about the Office of Marketing and Communications, and find access to the school's media kit, downloadable images, and more.

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Marketing Start-Up Ahalogy Pins Its Future On Pinterest
"In general, I would say it's not a good idea for a company to focus on one platform," said Betsy Sigman, a professor of social media and technology at Georgetown University. “But I...
Marlene Morris Towns
Cyber Monday Online Sales Seen Rising at Least 18%, IBM Says
"Cyber Monday is becoming Cyber Week," said Marlene Morris Towns, a Georgetown University marketing professor who studies online shopping. "We’ll see a less dramatic spike on Cyber...
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Marriott President and CEO to Speak

WHAT: Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International, will speak at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business December 3 as part of the Stanton...

So Yeon Chun
Customer-Friendly Skies

When airline customer loyalty programs change, is backlash justified?
By Jennifer Lubell
Photo by Drake Sorey
 

When a handful of major...

Ambassadors, Small Business Administrator Discuss Global Entrepreneurship

Nearly 50 ambassadors, economic advisers, and officials of the U.S. Small Business Administration came together at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business on Nov. 16 for a roundtable...

Going Alone photo by Ann Cutting
The Value of Going Alone

Groundbreaking research finds that doing things on your own — as well as marketing to solo consumers — is a win-win for everyone.
By Melanie D.G. Kaplan
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MBAs Place Third in Competitive Consulting Case Competition

On October 17, three Georgetown McDonough School of Business MBA students placed third in the fourth annual Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) Case Competition held at University of Maryland’s...

Management Professor Wins European Research Paper of the Year

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business management professor Michael Boyer O’Leary, along with co-authors Jeanne M. Wilson...

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Ambassadors Speak to Business Undergrads

Two leading ambassadors of the financial world visited the McDonough School of Business in October to discuss transatlantic relationships, global challenges, and monetary policies within the...

Rising Stream Illustration by Hank Osuna
The Rising Stream

In a few short years, new options in digital media have altered how, when, and where we consume our entertainment. The viewing revolution has just begun.
By Mike...

A Day of Female Leadership: Georgetown's Annual Conference for Women in Business

Wage gap debates, strategic leadership methods, and a push for more respect in the workplace were just a few of the topics discussed at Georgetown’s Annual Conference for Women in Business on...

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Pope Francis, Global Leader

Georgetown leaders assess the style, substance, and impact of his papacy.
By Bob Woods

 

Thanks to Pope Francis, students in Georgetown McDonough...

Students and Alumni Celebrate Entrepreneurship at Beer, Wine, and Spirits Industry Night

A partnership between several MBA student organizations and the Georgetown University...

Startups That Matter

At first it might seem like an unlikely match – a senior theology student in an MBA class on entrepreneurship. But, for Samuel Holley (C ’16), it’s a perfect fit.

“When people ask what I...

Industry Leaders and Academics Share Thoughts on Gender Equity in the Workplace

More than two dozen high level industry professionals and academics gathered at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business for an open and honest dialog on gender equity in the workplace...

MBA Launches Certificate in Nonmarket Strategy

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is launching an MBA Certificate in...

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