10/17/2017 | EMBA|Faculty and Research
Ravi Madhavan, professor of business administration and Alcoa Foundation International Faculty Fellow, gave the presentation "Leading in an Age of Surprises" at the Consulting House 2017 meeting, which was attended by the presidents, vice presidents, and directors of Brazil's leading companies.
09/29/2017 | PhD|Center for Healthcare Management|Faculty and Research
Katz PhD student Jirs Meuris won the Academy of Management HR Division's 2017 Best Student Convention Paper Award. The Best Student Convention Paper Award is given to a student who is the sole or first author on the best paper accepted by the AOM’s Program Committee for their annual conference.
09/29/2017 | Entrepreneurship
Frank Cahouet, former Chairman and CEO of Mellon Financial Corporation and Board of Visitors member of the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration died on June 20, 2017. He was 85.
Mr. Cahouet was a vital member of the University of Pittsburgh community,” says Arjang A. Assad, Henry E. Haller Jr. Dean of the Katz school and undergraduate College of Business Administration. “He served as a mentor to our students and as a trusted advisor to the business school, and he will be missed.”
09/29/2017 | Faculty and Research
Cait Lamberton, Ben L. Fryrear Chair of Marketing, won the Best Paper for Research on the Practice of Marketing as it relates to Innovation, Technology and Interactivity from the American Marketing Association's Innovation, Technology and Interactivity Special Interest Group ("TechSIG") and the Lazaridis Institute of Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada.