Bachelor of Science in Business Administration 1980 Articles: page 1

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In Memoriam | July 2022

Charles Kerekes | BSBA ’50 | 1925-2022 | Kerekes, of Clearwater, Florida, passed on May 30. Born in Ft. Pierce, Florida, he served in the Navy during WWII as an EOD technician and later graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in

Outline of a hand placing a rose down in front of a single candle.

In Memoriam | June 2022

Clarence “CT” Todd | BSAc ’57 | 1932-2022 | Todd, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed on May 7. He found the loves of his life in college, the first one being Betti Gloria, who he later married, and the second one being Gator Football,

Doyle Bartlett

Doyle Bartlett (BSBA ’80) | July 2019

Bartlett (BSBA 1980) is Managing Director at GrayRobinson’s Government Affairs & Lobbying office in Washington, D.C. This office is the first outside of Florida for GrayRobinson. In his early career, Bartlett served for five years as Chief of Staff to

Tobias Mendelson

Tobias Mendelson (BSBA ’80) | April 2018

Mendelson (BSBA 1980) recently joined the faculty at the University of Alabama in Huntsville as a clinical assistant professor of accounting teaching taxation and business law.

Steve Weiss

Steve Weiss (BSBA ’80) | February 2017

Steve (BSBA 1980) was named President and Chief Operating Officer of Accelera Solutions, an industry leader in cloud, mobility, and virtualization software. He has more than 30 years of proven senior-level operations and acquisition management experience. Prior to joining Accelera Solutions,

Susan Cameron (BSBA ’80) | June 2015

Susan (BSBA 1980), the Chief Executive Officer of Reynolds American, Inc., orchestrated the largest tobacco merger in decades when the Federal Trade Commission approved Reynolds American’s $27.4 billion acquisition of Lorillard, Inc. It is believed to be the largest deal

Matt Dannheisser (BSBA ’80, JD ’82) | February 2015

Matt (BSBA 1980, JD 1982) has been elected as Mayor of the City of Gulf Breeze. He is an attorney who specializes in the representation of local governmental entities, governmental and quasi-governmental utilities, and private parties having dealings with governmental

Mark Schlander (BSBA ’80) | November 2014

Mark (BSBA 1980) was selected for the “Best of IBM” award in 2014. He is an IBM Business Development Executive working with Fortune 500 clients. Mark was one of 500 IBM employees selected for the award. IBM employs 440,000 scientists,

Alberto Macia (BSBA ’80, JD ’83) | May 2014

Alberto (BSBA 1980, JD 1983) recently joined John R. Wood Properties in Naples, Fla., as a licensed real estate agent. He previously worked as an attorney, and as an agent for Engel & Volkers. Alberto is a member of the