1984 Articles: page 1

Bobby Raymond holds a copy of the book 'The Walk on Method' in front of his framed University of Florida football jersey.

Bobby Raymond (BSBA ’84) | June 2021

Raymond (BSBA 1984) is owner of Brightway Insurance, Fort Caroline. He was recently featured in chapter 30 of “The Walk-On Method,” which shares the stories of 31 “underdogs who became extraordinary.” Raymond was a 1981 football walk-on at UF, who became the team’s starting

Krishna Memani

Krishna Memani (MA ’82, MBA ’84) | January 2021

Memani (MA Economics 1982, MBA 1984) was named CIO at Lafayette in October 2020. Prior to Lafayette, Memani was vice chairman of investments at Invesco.  Memani joined Invesco when the firm combined with OppenheimerFunds in 2019, where he was chief

Michael N. Kreiter

Michael N. Kreitzer (BSBA ’84) | August 2019

Kreitzer (BSBA 1984) joined the Miami office of Greenberg Traurig, P.A. as a Shareholder in its litigation practice. He focuses his practice on a wide range to business related disputes in the areas of contracts, real estate and property law,

Jim Karrh

Jim Karrh (BSBA ’84, MA ’93) | January 2019

Karrh (BSBA 1984, MA 1993) is a consultant, professional speaker and author. He recently launched The Manage Your Message Podcast, and his book The Science of Customer Connections: Manage Your Message to Grow Your Business will be released in fall 2019 by

Bryan Stapp

Bryan Stapp (BSBA ’84) | December 2018

Stapp (BSBA 1984) is President at Medical Care Alert. His company was recently named the Best Home Medical Alert System by Caring.com. It was also the No. 68 company on the 2018 Gator100 list honoring the 100 fastest-growing, Gator-owned or Gator-led businesses

Lorna E. Brown-Burton

Lorna E. Brown-Burton (BSBA ’84) | September 2018

Brown-Burton (BSBA 1984) joined Ft. Lauderdale-based law firm Lubell Rosen as a partner. Her primary area of practice is workers’ compensation defense, having represented employers, self-insureds and carriers for 30 years. Brown-Burton also has experience in the area of labor and

Andre Reese

Andre Reese (BSBA ’84) | January 2018

Reese (BSBA 1984) was promoted to Vice President of Information Systems Operations at Cox Enterprises. He is responsible for ensuring the integrity, quality of service and cost effectiveness of the production systems that support the company’s operations and adapt to

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Lorna Brown-Burton (BSBA ’84) | July 2017

Brown-Burton (BSBA 1984) received the 2016-17 President’s Awards of Merit presented by outgoing Bar President William J. Schifino, Jr. at the Bar’s annual convention. She has been on the Bar’s Board of Governors since 2012, serving on a number of committees,

Sheri Fiske Schultz (BSAc ’84, MAcc ’85) | August 2016

Sheri (BSAc 1984, MAcc 1985) was named to the South Florida Business Journal’s 2016 Class of Influential Businesswomen. The 25 honorees were chosen for their expert business leadership and contributions to their local communities. Sheri is the Co-Managing Director—Director of Litigation

Bryan Stapp

Bryan Stapp (BSBA ’84) | June 2016

Bryan (BSBA 1984) is the President of Medical Care Alert, which received Angie’s List Super Service Award for 2015—the fourth consecutive year the company received this honor. The company, based in Northville, Mich., is a national provider of personal emergency