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McDonough 2019 Commencement

Alumni Share Advice With The Class of 2019

May 24th, 2019

In May, alumni from the undergraduate and graduate programs at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, shared advice with the Class of 2019.

Joseph Baratta (center) receives the Dean's Medal from Pietra Rivoli and Paul Almeida

Baratta to Graduates: Embrace the “Georgetown Factor”

May 17th, 2019

Twenty-six years ago, Joseph Baratta (B’93) walked across the Georgetown University commencement stage to receive his diploma and was prepared to begin his career at Morgan Stanley. He never imagined that he would find himself once again on the Healy Lawn stage, this time to address the McDonough School of Business Class of 2019.

Caroline Decker posing in front of an Amtrak train

Working on the Railroad

November 30th, 2018

All the live long day, Caroline Decker (EMBA’16) keeps Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor trains running smoothly.

Georgetown Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs Win $100,000 in Prizes at Second Annual “Bark Tank” Event

November 29th, 2018

One Georgetown student’s efforts to save lives through vital monitoring and emergency alert wearable devices received a significant boost Nov. 28, thanks to Ted Leonsis (C’77, P’14, P’15), Zach Leonsis (MBA’15), and a team of expert entrepreneurs at Georgetown Entrepreneurship’s second annual “Bark Tank” pitch competition at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

GEMBA and EMBA Score High Marks from the Economist

July 11th, 2018

Georgetown McDonough recently earned two places on the Economist’s 2018 Executive MBA rankings. The Global Executive MBA is 11th in the world, and the Executive MBA is 18th in the United States and 32nd in the world.

Executive MBA Ranking 2018

July 3rd, 2018

According to the Economist Executive MBA Ranking 2018, Georgetown McDonough’s GEMBA program is ranked at 11 globally, and the EMBA program is ranked at 18 in the United States and 32 globally.

Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Executive MBA Cohort Taps Quini Platform for Wine Big Data Research Project

June 27th, 2018

Quini, the leader in wine tasting data and technology solutions, today announced that a team pursuing the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Executive MBA program used Quini’s integrated data collection and analytics software platform, QUINI DATA™, as part of a four-month project to analyze the use of wine big data throughout the value chain of the industry. The team consisted of seven executive MBA program participants. Team members include Holly Bunton, Shelly Heinrich, Lori Lewis, Caroline Mah, Sarah Rajtik, Jenna Rekowski, and Marie Selvanadin.

Executive Education – Customized

May 17th, 2018

Georgetown McDonough’s Executive Custom Programs rank 6th in the United States and 21st in the world according to the Financial Times.

Shopping Spree

November 20th, 2017

Ellen Davis (EMBA’16) helped create one of today’s most well-known shopping holidays. In 2005, when she was working in public relations …

EMBA Program Offers Jesuit Values Course

November 14th, 2017

Beginning January 2018, the Georgetown McDonough Executive MBA (EMBA) program will offer a new course, “The Problems of Work and Life,” …

Grand Design

November 10th, 2017

Deena Fox (B’92, EMBA’05) brings business strategy to major architecture projects.