Allison Alsup

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Public Relations Specialist

Allison Alsup is the Public Relations Specialist for the UF Warrington College of Business. In her role, she develops and publishes strategic communications for alumni, prospective students, peer groups, employers and recruiters, community organizations and the media to elevate the Warrington College of Business. Prior to joining UF Warrington, she was the Public Relations and Partnerships Specialist at the UF College of the Arts. She received her bachelor’s degree in public relations and her Master of Science in Management from the University of Florida.

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Stories by Allison

Warrington marketing faculty rank in the top 5 in per capita research productivity among publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Warrington College of Business Marketing faculty ranked 4th in per faculty research productivity among U.S. public business schools and 9th among business schools worldwide in the University of Texas at Dallas Top 100 Business School Research Rankings. Overall, Warrington’s Marketing faculty ranked 11th in the world, having produced 23 scholarly articles from 2014-2017. The rankings, maintained by UT-Dallas’ Naveen Jindal School of Management, tracked articles in four marketing publications including the Journal of

UF MBA remains in the top 10 for job placement

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business remained among the top MBA programs nationwide for job placement in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Business Schools 2017. UF MBA ranked No. 10 among U.S. publics in the “Job Placement Rank” category, which measures the percentage of students who secured a full-time job within three months of graduation. UF MBA was also recently ranked highly for its career services in The Economist’s “Which MBA” Full-Time Rankings. It was listed

Meet the newest Executive MBA students

In 2017, 32 people started the UF MBA Executive program. Here are a few numbers that give a snapshot of the new students and the diverse perspectives they bring to the program. Learn more about UF MBA and how you can be a part of it.

Michael H. Morris: Entrepreneurship can reduce poverty in Gainesville

George and Lisa Etheridge Professor of Entrepreneurship Michael H. Morris writes a special to The Gainesville Sun about how entrepreneurship empowers people and can help reduce poverty in the local community. Read Dr. Morris’ full story.

MBA student Lauren Koff wins Florida Blue Healthcare Competition

Lauren Koff (MBA ’18) describes herself as a person with no musical talent. However, that didn’t stop her and partner Cristina Rodriguez from founding their non-profit organization that brings music into the lives of elderly participants. Koff and Rodriguez’s organization, Mind&Melody, brings musical instruments to healthcare facilities, nursing homes, day centers and assisted living facilities to improve the quality of life for individuals with and without neurological impairments, like dementia. Performing as part of a group with other participants and

Accountant and Advocate

Barbara Jean Raskin (BSBA ’73) recalls that when she graduated in 1973 from the Warrington College of Business the accounting students she walked across the stage with were mostly male. “There were maybe 3 or 4 women in the program, tops,” she said. While it was something that she never really thought about while in school, it was a significant factor once she started applying for jobs. “If you were a woman, you had to have at least a 4.0

UF MBA is No. 5 in The Princeton Review online MBA rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The UF MBA Online program at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked No. 5 according to The Princeton Review’s “Top 25 Online MBA Programs for 2018.” The Princeton Review methodology focused on five core areas: Academics, selectivity, faculty, technical platforms, and career outcomes. Data points were weighted in more than 60 unique fields to determine the final ranking. UF MBA’s Online Program has been routinely recognized for its excellence. The Financial Times ranked UF MBA No.

Meet the newest Professional MBA students

In 2017, 177 people started the UF MBA Professional program, including the One-Year, Two-Year and South Florida programs. Here are a few numbers that give a snapshot of the new students and the diverse perspectives they bring to the program. Learn more about UF MBA and how you can be a part of it.  

Richard Lutz named an Association of Consumer Research Fellow

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Richard Lutz, JCPenney Professor of Marketing and Chair of the Department of Marketing at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, was named a fellow of the Association of Consumer Research at its annual conference in October 2017. The Association for Consumer Research (ACR) Fellows award recognizes the career contributions of ACR individuals during their lifetime for “significant impact on scholarly work in consumer behavior.” “I was shocked when they made the announcement,” Dr. Lutz

Meet the newest Online MBA students

In 2017, 174 people started the UF MBA Online program. Here are a few numbers that give a snapshot of the new students and the diverse perspectives they bring to the program. Learn more about UF MBA and how you can be a part of it.