Milenko Martinovich

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Milenko Martinovich is the former Editor at the UF Warrington College of Business. He served in the role from 2010-2016.

Stories by Milenko

The Economist ranks UF MBA among world’s best

Gainesville, Fla. – The Florida MBA program was named #17 among US public schools in the 2007 edition of the annual Which MBA? guide. Published by The Economist Intelligence Unit, it provides background information on the worldʹs Top 100 MBA programs. Overall, UF’s MBA program was ranked #39 in the US and #79 in the world. Here are some of the highlights: • Internationalism of alumni: 1st among US Publics and 19th worldwide • Education experience: 2nd among US Publics

UF MBA ranked in The Wall Street Journal top 10 for 2007

Gainesville, Fla. – The UF MBA Program broke into the Top 10 (among Regional schools) for the first time in the 2007 The Wall Street Journal survey of corporate recruiters’ picks for Top Business Schools. Among Regional schools, the University of Florida rose from #13 to #6—a move of 7 spots—continuing the momentum for a second year of phenomenal gains. Last year, UF vaulted from #27 to #13 on the list. UF also received high marks for the education given

U.S. News lists Warrington among top 20 public business programs

The Warrington College of Business Administration is ranked among the nation’s Top 20 Public Business Programs in the 2008 U.S.News & World Report survey of America’s Best Colleges. Coming in at #27 overall, UF’s business programs made a strong showing in specialty categories as well. Five UF specialty areas are ranked in the Top 10 among U.S. public schools. The rankings, released on August 17, are based on U.S. News surveys sent to deans and senior faculty at undergraduate business

Weitz honored with lifetime achievement award

Gainesville, Fla. – Bart Weitz, JCPenney Eminent Scholar and Professor of Marketing at the University of Florida, has been honored with the 2007 IOSIG Lifetime Achievement Award. The Interorganizational Special Interest Group (IOSIG) of the American Marketing Association (AMA) has been designed to facilitate interaction among academic members of the AMA with an interest in channels of distribution, business-to-business marketing, and business alliances. Professor Weitz has been on the faculty of the University’s Warrington College of Business Administration since 1985,

UF MBA moves up on U.S. News & World Report’s top 50 list

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida was named #37 among the nation’s best MBA programs in the March 30 issue of U.S.News & World Report magazine, moving up four spots from 2006, and continuing a three-year upward trend in the rankings. Florida is one of only 10 schools that made a jump of four spots or more in this year’s survey of America’s Best Graduate Schools. Among U.S. public schools, UF is ranked #18 overall, and we are the

Warrington No. 1 in undergraduate value in Businessweek rankings

Gainesville, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration earned a Top 50 spot in the Businessweek Top Undergraduate Programs rankings released March 9, 2007, including a #1 ranking for Return on Investment (ROI), based on starting salaries versus tuition cost. Florida’s overall ranking was #43 in the U.S., up four spots from last year, and #17 among public programs. UF also scored well with recruiters and for high SAT scores (1300 avg.) Here are some additional highlights: UF’s rankings:

UF MBA advances to finals at Thunderbird Summit

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida is among the ten top business schools from around the world whose teams have made the final round of an innovation competition held in conjunction with Thunderbird School of Global Management’s first Sustainable Innovation Summit, which takes place March 21‐24 at Thunderbird. The UF team is comprised of a group of students enrolled in UF’s One‐year MBA Program: Chris Sheldon, Brittany Smith, Richard Mason, Kristine Ferrone, and twin brothers Jonathan and Andrew Santo.

Bill Hough names graduate school with largest gift in UF history

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – William R. “Bill” Hough graduated as a member of the University of Florida’s first MBA class in 1948, and has been supporting UF ever since. Now, he makes university history again, as the donor of the largest private gift UF has ever received, $30 million dollars. In recognition of this overwhelming show of support, the university has established a new school that bears his name: The Hough Graduate School of Business. The gift establishes an endowment to

UF MBA ranks in top 10 for Best Overall Academic Experience

Gainesville, Fla. – The Florida MBA Program was ranked #6 in the U.S. for Best Overall Academic Experience in the 2007 Princeton Review survey of the nation’s Top Ten Business Schools. University of Florida is the #2 public school on the list, and no other school based in Florida appears in any of the top ten listings. In a survey of nearly 300 schools, institutions were scored between 60‐99 in each category, with 99 being the highest; UF scored 98

Management faculty ranks No. 1 in productivity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Management Faculty was ranked #1 in the U.S. in a recently released study of faculty research productivity. In a joint study by Texas A & M University and the University of Florida, the research productivity of management departments of members of the Association of American Universities (AAU) were analyzed for research published in the top management journals during 2004 and 2005. The top eight management journals are: Academy of Management Journal Academy of