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 7, 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).

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: ‘We are supporting our military and our allies’
“Managing design and production of the world’s finest military aircraft is more than a job, explains [Goizueta alumna] Shan Cooper, who took over as general manager of Lockheed Martin’s Marietta facility in January.”

CityBizList: Goizueta Business Grads among Top 20 Wage Earners with MBAs
“Georgia schools claimed three spots among the 57, with Emory’s Goizueta placing in the top 20.”

Philippine Daily Inquirer: Formula for raising your level of leadership
“Best-selling author and leadership guru John C. Maxwell asked a packed Emory University’s Goizueta Business School audience to raise their hands if they had ever worked for a lousy boss.”

Inside Edge: The Best Mobile Apps for CFOs
“[EMBA alum] Tuan Pham, CFO of Case-Mate, an Atlanta maker of cases for mobile devices, considers NetSuite one of his top smartphone apps. ‘It lets me track the business in real time,’ says Pham, who logged 40,000 business miles last quarter. ‘No matter where I am in the world, I know exactly how many sales we have and how much cash we have in the bank.’”

About.com: Interview with Goizueta Business School’s Julie Barefoot
“We are unique in that we do not make admissions decisions in Rounds. Rather, we review files on a rolling basis. We do, however, have four deadlines that help candidates plan the timing of their applications.”

The (Jamaica) Gleaner: WLI Honours Three
“And what would a luncheon of this nature be without an astute speaker? Well it’s safe to say guests were provided with one, as associate professor of finance and director of the Global Business Perspectives Programme [sic] at Goizueta Business School of Emory University in Atlanta, Jeffrey Rosenweig, took up the invitation as guest speaker.”

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: County by county
“Author Dennis Kimbro will share his thoughts on entrepreneurship during the Third Annual Entrepreneur Boot Camp at Emory University. Kimbro is the co-author of “Think and Grow Rich: A Black Choice.” The program will be held from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. July 16 at the Emory’s Goizueta Business School.”

TWST.com: Exclusive Interview With Deutsche Bank Health Care Analyst
“Michael Cherny, Vice President, is a Research Analyst on the health care services and technology team at Deutsche Bank Securities Inc… Mr. Cherny graduated from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.”

Goizueta in the News: June 30, 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).

WSJ.com: Summer Camp, in Hyderabad Slums
“‘We knew we were not going to have 400 perfect English speakers [by the end of the camp], but we wanted them to be more confident and speak out for themselves,’ said 23-year old Allison Gross, an Emory University graduate who also worked on the project.”

TWST.com: IT Inroads In Health Care
“[Alum] 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. He also initiated co-coverage of the health IT sector in 2008 and primary coverage in 2009.”

PR-GB.com: Brett Chepenik Has A Vast Experience In Fitness Field
Brett Chepenik is the president and founder of Timed Exercise. Before transitioning to this new venture, Mr. Chepenik founded and operated Gracor Fitness, a successful personal training company for nine years in Jacksonville, FL and was the largest personal training company there. A graduate of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, he is active in Donna Hicken Foundation and several other local charities.”

Goizueta Newsroom: Alum Testifies Before Congress
“BBA alum and founder/CEO of SecondMarket Barry Silbert testified before Congress recently in regards to proposed legislation that would increase the amount of shareholders private companies are allowed before publicly disclosing finances.”

Goizueta Newsroom: Alumni Gather for 50-Year Reunion
“Members of the Emory Business School Class of 1961 gathered last month to celebrate commencement and mark their 50th reunion.  The group met for dinner at the home of Goizueta Business School Dean Larry Benveniste and his wife, Marie.”