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Sachin Jaitly

Bitcoin on the Balance Sheet? Two in Crummer Community Say ‘Yes’

UF DBA student and Rollins College alumnus Sachin Jaitly (DBA ’23) and Gregory Mecca of Tessera Venture Partners make the case for Bitcoin as a store of value and hedge against inflation. Read on to see why Jaitly and Mecca believe 2020 will be “the catalyst year for cryptocurrency and blockchain” in this story from Rollins College’s Crummer Graduate School of Business.  You can also check out Jaitly and Mecca’s full paper on the topic, “The Perfect Monetary Policy? Is

Philip Podsakoff

Warrington professor honored with distinguished scientific contributions award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Professor Philip M. Podsakoff, the Hyatt and Cici Brown Chair in Business, is the 2021 recipient of the Samuel J. Messick Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award, given by Division 5 (Quantitative and Qualitative Methods) of the American Psychological Association (APA). This award is endowed by the Educational Testing Service in memory of Samuel J. Messick, Ph.D., and is presented annually to honor an individual who has a long and distinguished history of scientific contributions within the field of

Jennifer Cainas, Sonia Casablanca, Shari Fowler, Michelle Lopez and Traci Johnston.

Meet the women of the UF Doctor of Business Administration

This Women’s History Month, the Warrington College of Business is honored to highlight just a few of our incredible female Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) alumni and students. Read about the impactful research of women across multiple UF DBA classes, why they joined the program and how it’s helping them achieve their professional and personal goals. Class of 2017  Jennifer Cainas | Clinical Professor | University of South Florida – Main Campus Dissertation – “The Impact of CEO Regulatory Focus

Amber Yoo

How can a business education help you run a plastic surgery practice?

Andy Lord: So, tell me about San Diego. I guess Ron Burgundy would say, “Stay classy, San Diego.” Amber Yoo: Yes. [Laughing] Lord: We Are Warrington is a new podcast that helps young business leaders discover what is possible by highlighting stories from the Warrington College of Business Community about the University of Florida experience, business industry insights, innovative research and more. I’m your host, Andy Lord. Today’s guest is Amber Yoo. Amber is a double gator who earned her bachelor’s

Philip Garton

Philip Garton (DBA ’20) | February 2021

Garton (DBA 2020) is Chief Financial Officer at Shoals Technologies Group, a leading provider of electrical balance of systems solutions for coal, storage and electric vehicle charging infrastructure.  Shoals recently debuted on the public markets, delivering the year’s second-biggest IPO and largest renewable energy IPO in history. 

The US Treasury Building in downtown Washington DC.

New law cracks down on shell companies to combat corruption

For the first time, shell companies will be required to provide the names of their owners or face stiff penalties and jail sentences. Salisbury University Clinical Assistant Professor and Doctor of Business Administration student David P. Weber (DBA ’23) shares his insights on this new law as a former U.S. Treasury investigator who was one of two experts to review the Panama Papers before publication. See what Weber had to say in this story from The Associated Press. 

Jason Altmire

Jason Altmire (DBA ’20) | November 2020

Altmire (DBA 2020) was named the President and CEO of Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU), a for-profit college group. He will officially join CECU on December 1, 2020.  Altmire is a former Democratic member of Congress from Pennsylvania. He served on the Higher Education Subcommittee during all three of his terms as a member of Congress and has served as a trustee or member of advisory boards at several colleges and universities. Altmire was appointed to serve on the

Student Spotlight: Amber Yoo

The Warrington College of Business is full of standout alumni and students. No matter their program or major, their time on campus plays an important role in preparing for impactful careers. This series will feature exceptional people from across Warrington.  Learn more about what makes Amber Yoo, a student in the Doctor of Business Administration program, a standout student at the Warrington College of Business. Q: Where are you from originally?  Yoo: “I was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. I remember

Birds-eye view of Hough Hall

3 reasons why UF DBA is right for you

Picking the right DBA program can be a challenge, but the UF DBA program offers everything you need and stands out among its peers as one of the best in the country. With the backing of the University of Florida and the Warrington College of Business, here’s why you can expect an impactful education as a student in the UF DBA program. ACCREDITATION With an accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), you are guaranteed to

Looking up at Century Tower between green trees and azaleas.

Warrington Spring 2021 Course Plans

In early October, the University shared that it will offer as many face-to-face classes in the spring of 2021 as it did in the spring of 2020. I’d like to explain exactly what that means for you as a Warrington student.  Beginning in January, MBA, DBA and Ph.D. courses will follow the same structure as they did in the fall semester  Undergraduate and some specialized master’s students will have expanded options for how they attend their classes Undergraduate and some specialized master’s