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College mourns loss of retail executive David Miller

David F. Miller, Sr., a proud Warrington alumnus and namesake of the David F. Miller Retailing Education and Research Center, passed away Nov. 19. He was 86 years old. Miller (BSBA ’51) enjoyed a brilliant 37-year career at JC Penney, culminating in his appointment to President in 1979. Miller retired from JC Penney in 1990 as the company’s Chief Operating Officer and Vice Chairman. Miller served two years as an officer in the U.S. Air Force before beginning his career

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 to open the new facility were David F. Miller, former Vice Chairman of jcpenney and for whom the Center is named; Dr. W. Andrew McCollough, UF’s Associate Provost for IT, E-Learning and Distance Education; and Dr. Steven Kirn, Executive Director

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 the business campus of the University of Florida. Scheduled to speak at the event are Dr. Selcuk Erenguc, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Programs; Dr. W. Andrew McCollough, UF’s Associate Provost for IT, E-Learning and Distance Education; David F. Miller,