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From left to right: Xinyi Pan (BSAc), nominated by Georganne Watson; Yue Li (BSBA), nominated by Jason Ward (not pictured); Hankun Jin (MIB, MS-ISOM), nominated by Ana Portocarrero (not pictured); Sang Kyu Park (Ph.D. -Marketing), nominated by Dr. Aner Sela; Bruno Pintchovski Rodriguez (MS-ISOM), nominated by Jessica Samsom; Joe Rojo, Director of International Programs Heavener School of Business.

Five Warrington students honored by UF International Center

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Five students from the Warrington College of Business received Outstanding International Student Awards from the University of Florida International Center on November 14. The Outstanding International Student Award recognizes international students who not only meet exemplary academic achievement, but also a wide range of accomplishments and contributions.

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Warrington students say thanks

The holidays are a time of giving thanks and expressing gratitude for all we have in life. This holiday season, we asked current students what they are thankful for at the Warrington College of Business. Read what students from across our Ph.D., MBA, specialized master’s and undergraduate programs are grateful

Troy Atlas

Troy Atlas (BSAc ’88, MAcc ’90) | November 2018

Atlas has joined Stonehill as its President. Stonehill is a strategy and innovation consultancy using design thinking, data analytics and business intelligence to help the world’s most interesting brands to identify opportunity, implement change and accelerate growth. In addition to working with select clients, Atlas is entrusted with driving the

John Haven

John Haven (BSAc ’00, MAcc ’00) | September 2018

Haven was named the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Previously, he was the Executive Director for the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine for 15 years. Before coming to UF, Haven worked for SPX’s Air Treatment Division and Georgia Pacific

Brian Schlang

Brian Schlang (BSAc ’08, MAcc ’08) | August 2018

Schlang, CPA, has been named a Principal in MBAF’s Tax and Accounting department. He has extensive experience providing compliance and consulting services to entities in various industries. Schlang specializes in individual, international, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and partnership tax planning and compliance, and also has experience in forensic accounting.

Laura Clark

Laura Clark (BSAc ’05, MAcc ’05) | August 2018

Clark has been promoted to shareholder at certified public accounting firm Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter and Veil, P.A. (CDL). She joins 11 shareholders in leading CDL’s departments and personnel, and serving the firm’s clients. Clark joined the firm in 2010 and concentrates in tax and planning for trusts and

Brad Gould

Brad Gould (BSAc ’98, MAcc ’98) | July 2018

Gould, a shareholder at Dean, Mead, Minton & Zwemer’s Fort Pierce office, has earned Board Certification in Tax Law from The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization & Education. This is a significant milestone in Gould’s legal career because he is now distinguished as a specialist and expert in the area

Michael Lessne

Michael Lessne (BSAc, MAcc ’06) | June 2018

Lessne was appointed a board member of Leadership Broward, an educational program to help emerging and recognized leaders expand their skills and enhance their knowledge of local and state issues, as well as leverage their institutional passion to make positive change in the community. Lessne graduated from Leadership Broward’s Class

Lauren Kolstedt

Lauren Kolstedt (MAcc ’12) | March 2018

Kolstedt is a tax manager at CBIZ’s Tampa Bay practice. She works with mid to large sized private companies focusing on providing tax planning, compliance and consulting services. Kolstedt also helps her clients with tax reform planning, entity structuring and ownership changes. Connect with her on LinkedIn.

2018 Gator100 Winners | February 2018

The Gator100 honors the 100 fastest-growing, Gator-owned or Gator-led businesses in the world. It serves not only as a setting where UF’s elite entrepreneurs can gather and share their talents and wisdom, but as an inspiration to fellow Gators to be a part of this exclusive group. Companies owned or