Alumni & Friends: page 35

Danita Nias, Kristine Ferrone, Bill Miller, Brian Zophin, and Kelly McKibben

Warrington young alumni honored for achievements

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Three graduates of the Warrington College of Business Administration—Kristine Ferrone, Brian Zophin and Bill Miller—were recipients of the University of Florida Outstanding Young Alumni Award. The Outstanding Young Alumni Awards recognize graduates under the age of 40

Ken and Linda McGurn receive Distinguished Alumnus Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Ken and Linda McGurn were recipients of the University of Florida’s Distinguished Alumnus Award at commencement ceremonies Saturday at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. The Award is the highest honor a graduate can receive signifying a graduate’s

Bill Heavener

UF trustees OK naming building, business school for Heavener

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida trustees today unanimously approved naming the undergraduate school of business and a new building that will house it for alumnus James W. “Bill” Heavener. The approval comes as UF prepares to launch a $35

David F. Miller cuts the ribbon for the Retail Center

Warrington celebrates dedication of Miller Retail Center

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The newly-remodeled David F. Miller Center for Retailing Education & Research was officially dedicated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday afternoon at David Stuzin Hall on the campus of the University of Florida. Among the luminaries on hand

Ribbon-cutting for David F. Miller Retail Center set for Wednesday

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Warrington College of Business Administration will hold a dedication and ribbon-cutting for the newly remodeled David F. Miller Center for Retailing Education & Research on Wednesday, October 19 at 4 p.m. at David Stuzin Hall on

Bergstrom Center announces annual conference to be held Feb. 16-17

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Kelley A. Bergstrom Center for Real Estate Studies, a leader in real estate research, education and leadership, at the Warrington College of Business Administration is pleased to announce its 2012 Real Estate Trends & Strategies Conference

Warrington hosts panel discussion on “The State of the U.S. Economy”

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four of the Warrington College of Business Administration’s most accomplished scholars along with special guest speaker Dr. David E. Altig, Senior Vice President and Director of Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, gather for a

Jeff Gold cuts the ribbon for the Experiential Learning Laboratory

UF, Warrington celebrates CEI, Experiential Learning Lab dedication

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The newly-remodeled Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation (CEI) and its Jeff Gold Experiential Learning Laboratory was officially dedicated in a ceremony Friday morning at David Stuzin Hall on the campus of the University of Florida. “CEI’s mission

Hough Hall north court

Hough Hall nets LEED Gold certification from U.S. Green Building Council

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – William R. Hough Hall, the Warrington College of Business Administration’s new graduate studies facility, was awarded a Gold level of LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED is “an

Bill Heavener

James “Bill” W. Heavener receives UF Distinguished Alumnus Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – In honor of his successful business exploits and dedication and outstanding service to the Warrington College of Business Administration and the University of Florida, James “Bill” W. Heavener received the UF Distinguished Alumnus Award at Commencement ceremonies