Goizueta in the News: July 28, 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).

Georgia Public Broadcasting: Coca-Cola Reports Strong 2Q
“Doug Bowman, business marketing professor with Emory University, says most encouraging for Coca-Cola are its strong sales around the world, which are up 6 percent…”

Examiner.com: Pachulia heads to the classroom and to Europe
“[Zaza] Pachulia has recently been enrolled at Emory University, engaged in classes at the Goizueta Business School as part of their Managerial Leadership program.”

Business Times: Think of investing in India and China, Malaysian firms told
“Dr Jagdish Sheth, professor of marketing at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, said sectors such as education, banking, infrastructure, retail and resources are currently booming…”

Automation World: How to Keep your CEO Lean Focused
“A few automation vendors have already done some of the conversion work. Invensys, for example, has developed what it calls Dynamic Performance Measures, a patented approach for extracting business measures from real-time sensor data. It has been in advanced collaboration with Robin Cooper from the Goizueta Business School of Emory University.”

The Star: Local firms advised to reposition
“Professor Dr. Jagdish Sheth, the Charles H. Kellstadt professor of marketing at the Goizueta Business School of Emory University in the U.S. said the fundamental repositioning of Malaysia, Inc. lied in the shift from diversified domestic businesses to focused multinational businesses with a regional mindset.”

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Plan calls for buyers to put 20% down
“‘If we had kept 20 or even 10 percent down as a standard, I don’t think any of this would have happened in the market,’ said Jim Grissett, adjunct real estate professor at Emory University and investment advisor with The Parthenon Group.”

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: NFL’s labor strife ends; all sides appear satisfied
“‘The NFL people started looking at the big picture and saying, ‘If we can’t come up with some solution, we’re going to lose the season and we might not have fans again for four or five years. We can afford to give up money right now, but can we afford to give up money three or four years down the road if fans don’t come back?’ said Thomas More Smith, an assistant finance professor at Emory University’s Goizueta School of Business. ‘My answer was, no, they couldn’t.’”

insurancenewsnet.com: CUSO Financial Services, L.P. and Sorrento Pacific Financial, LLC Host Annual Conference for Investment Advisors and Programs
“Tuesday’s keynote speaker is Dr. Jeffrey Rosensweig, director of the Global Perspectives Program at Goizueta Business School of Emory University. An international business and finance professor, Rosensweig focuses his research, teaching and consulting on global investing and business in the global economy.”

WXIA-TV: NFL Lockout (link unavailable)
Tom Smith, assistant professor in the practice of finance at Emory’s Goizueta Business School, talked about the end of the NFL lockout and the new collective bargaining agreement.

PR-USA.net: Christi Korzekwa Joins The Leadership Team As Director Of Account Services At Blue Sky Agency
“In addition, Korzekwa completed The Home Depot advanced leadership program at the Goizueta School of Business – Emory University. She also served on the Atlanta Sports Council to represent The Home Depot.”

Yahoo! Finance: Exclusive Interview With Mr. Michael Cherny
“Michael Cherny, Vice President, is a Research Analyst on the health care services and technology team at Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. Mr. Cherny joined the bank in 2006 and is responsible for six companies within the health care services and technology universe. Mr. Cherny graduated from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.”

The Korea Times: Undergraduate vs. MBA
“According to the undergraduate students at prestigious U.S. business programs such as NYU Stern, Emory Goizueta and UPenn Wharton, the programs’ emphasis on liberal arts and the option of dual degree allow them to get a quality undergraduate education along with business education.”

Goizueta in the News: July 21, 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).

Bloomberg BusinessWeek: Admissions Q&A — Emory
“Many of the MBA applicants Julie Barefoot interviews were toddlers when she started working at the office of admissions for Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.”

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Foreclosure drop seen as false indicator
Tom Smith, an assistant professor of finance at Emory University, said banks may also be slowing foreclosures because they don’t want the inventory on their books at at time when many of them are already wobbly.”

Atlanta Daybook: MedShare Announces Meridith Rentz as CEO
“[Goizueta alumna] Meridith Rentz will join MedShare as its new CEO in September. She will replace former CEO A.B. Short. The election of Ms. Rentz represents the culmination of a one year process by the MedShare Board of Trustees to determine Mr. Short’s successor.”

Quality Insider: Don’t (Always) Talk to Your Neighbor
“Sheen Levine, a visiting scholar at Sloan and an adjunct research scholar at the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy at Columbia University, and his colleague Michael Prietula, a professor at the Goizueta Business School and the Center for NeuroPolicy at Emory University, have developed a model to quantify how much of each type of learning is optimal for a firm.”

Information-Online: Studying About What Cloud Computing Actually Is
“Cloud computing has been defined in numerous techniques. The definition that typically aptly describes it is — Cloud computing is a computing paradigm exactly where the boundaries of computing will be established by economic rationale somewhat than technical limits. Given by Prof. Ramnath K. Chellappa (at the moment at Goizueta Business School, Emory University).”

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Two Views: U.S. deficit crisis (no link)
Ray Hill, assistant professor, finance, Goizueta School of Business, Emory University, wrote, ‘Yes, everyone should worry about a failure to agree on the debt ceiling and a debt default.’”

CityBizList: Christi Korzekwa Joins as Director of Account Services at Blue Sky Agency
“In addition, [Christi] Korzekwa completed The Home Depot advanced leadership program at the Goizueta School of Business — Emory University. She also served on the Atlanta Sports Council to represent The Home Depot.”

CityBizList: Team Type 1 Appoints Alex Kaminsky Chief Marketing Officer
“Mr. [Alex] Kaminsky received his MBA from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University. He is on the board of the Chastain Park Conservancy.”

Entergy.com: Jimenez Named Entergy Business and Economic Expansion Director
[Eduardo 'Ed' Jimenez] holds a bachelor’s degree in management information systems from Louisiana State University and a master’s of business administration from Goizueta Business School at Emory University. Fluent in both English and Spanish, he was born in Costa Rica and has lived in six countries.”

Patch.com: ‘Emory Anthem’ Student Video Passes 20K Hits on YouTube
Eric Seti, a rising senior in Emory’s Goizueta Business School, was studying for finals this past spring when he noticed something odd.”