Recent News and Press Releases
During November, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosted alumni networking events in New York City and Boston featuring advice on employee and customer retention from two business school professors.
Two professors at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business recently received the “Best Paper” award for their research on “The Ethics of Speculation” at the 16th Annual International Conference Promoting Business Ethics, held in October.
Associate Professor of Finance James Angel and Professor of Management Douglas McCabe were honored for the paper they presented at the 2008 conference. The research will be published in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Business Ethics.
Dec. 11 Event to Examine Issues Faced by Industries Operating in Emerging Markets
Robert Egger to Present Remarks at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business
WHAT: Robert Egger, founder and president of DC Central Kitchen, will speak about leadership at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business as part of the Distinguished Leaders Series. The event is open to the public.
The Distinguished Leaders Series annually brings to Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business accomplished leaders who share their unique experiences with undergraduate and graduate business students.
Honor Recognizes Significant Research Contributions to the Marketing Discipline
Debora Thompson, assistant professor of marketing at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, has been selected as the 2009 winner of the Emerald Publishing Emerging Scholar Award from The Society for Marketing Advances.
Dr. Cheryl Healton to Talk About the Portrayal of Tobacco in Movies at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business
This live webcast will begin at 4:30 p.m. EST.
WHAT: Cheryl Healton, president and CEO of the American Legacy Foundation, will speak about the portrayal of tobacco in the movies at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business as part of the Distinguished Leaders Series. The event is open to the public.
While on a break between class sessions at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, 27 MBA students embarked on a trip to Hong Kong with the goal of finding career opportunities and expanding professional networks abroad.
Six Strategies Offered to Achieve Bright Triumphs from Dark Hours
Steven Case, Pattie Dunn, and Shirley Ann Jackson Among Individuals Profiled
Washington, D.C. – David Heenan, an adjunct professor who teaches Global Strategy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, believes it is possible to find success even in the midst of great adversity.
Georgetown Business magazine recently received two PEARL Awards from the Custom Publishing Council (CPC). CPC is the leading association for the custom publishing industry in the Untied States, and the PEARL Awards are its top honors.
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