February 2021 Wire Articles: page 1

Jim Heistand

Building Billions

Growing up in Miami, real estate development happened before Jim Heistand’s eyes. Constantly seeing properties being bought and sold, he was intrigued to learn about how these deals happened. Coming from a family with little financial means, understanding how he

UF Warrington UF MBA Online #5 Heavener School of Business Online Business Bachelor's #1 in the nation US News and World Report

US News ranks Warrington’s online programs among the best in the nation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – In a time when providing a quality online education is critical, the University of Florida Warrington College of Business has risen to the occasion, according to the latest online degree rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

Saby Mitra

We Are Warrington | Will data and smart technology turn against us?

Andy Lord: What do you think of this weather? This is the real Gainesville weather here. Saby Mitra: I don’t think so. Lord: Well, this is the good Gainesville weather, it’s not the real Gainesville weather. Mitra: July and August

Gary McGill

Gary McGill named Senior Associate Dean and Hough Graduate School of Business Director

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business is proud to announce the appointment of Gary McGill as Senior Associate Dean and Director of the Hough Graduate School of Business. In addition to his new role, McGill will continue to

Selcuk Erenguc

Warrington Senior Associate Dean Selcuk Erenguc to step down in fall 2021

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – After 16 years of service as Associate and Senior Associate Dean and Director of the Hough Graduate School of Business, Selcuk Erenguc is stepping down from his deanship and will return to his faculty position in the

Production and distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine. Design by yellow vaccine bottles sliding on factory belt for manufacturing with robotic hands. Coronavirus Science laboratory metaphor Poster or social banner

Understanding the COVID-19 vaccine distribution

The current COVID-19 Vaccine US Supply Chain can be separated into two segments, each within the control of distinct decision makers.  A schematic representation of the supply chain controlled by the Federal government is: The U.S. Department of Health &

Kim Kaupe

We Are Warrington | How do you stay motivated in the middle of a pandemic?

Kim Kaupe: The good news is I feel like because we’re not a consumer-facing brand, I feel like I could call the company like Monkey Butt and our clients know us. They know us as humans, not so much what

Oren Kantor

How a high school four-putt planted the seed for one of golf’s hottest training aids

Oren Kantor (BSBA ’10, MSE ’11) suffered an indelible humiliation as a senior on his high school golf team. After hitting an overzealous first putt that sailed past the hole, followed by a subsequent stroke that was struck too timidly leaving

Altrese Hawkins is an entrepreneur at heart

A heart for entrepreneurship

Altrese Hawkins has always been an entrepreneur at heart. That passion began in 2017 with Little Miss Turbans, LLC, a company that creates handmade, pre-sewn stylish turbans for babies and adults. When Hawkins and four others were laid off from