The topics that Davidson has addressed in his teaching and research include income statement and balance sheet fraud, executives’ legal records and insider trading activities, and CEO materialism and corporate social responsibility.
Eric Mbualungu and Bryan Kamenga created Zappy, an online retailer selling T-shirts, hoodies, and sweatshirts for men and women. Between 15 and 50 percent of its sales support charitable organizations.
Nakamoto served as head of the Department of Marketing in the Pamplin College of Business and as associate dean for research. More recently, he helped lead the college through a successful re-accreditation by AACSB International.
Mike Clarke and John Asbury didn’t cross paths as finance undergraduates, but they share a passion for Virginia Tech and a deep desire to convey their professional knowledge and experience with students and encourage them to pursue banking as a career.
It was a historic weekend for Virginia Tech. Always known for its signature Hokie hospitality, the university campus community pulled out all the stops to welcome close to 9,000 admitted students and families for the largest Hokie Focus event to date.
Experiential learning aside, students also got to see the skills most sought by employers in job candidates, said Alex Kampman, manager of strategy and analytics at Deloitte, which sponsored the challenge.
The Willis Blackwood Real Estate Directorship was established in 2018 by Willis Blackwood ’72 and Mary Nolen Blackwood ’73 to attract and retain the highest caliber academic leader for the university’s Program in Real Estate.
Virginia Tech's master's program in business analytics equipped Faizan Hasnany with the skills he needed to land a job with the Chicago Bulls. The recent graduate will be cheering on the Hokies as they play Duke on Friday night.
Winkeler will lead the Center for Business Intelligence and Analytics as it enters a new phase of growth and expansion and contributes more broadly to the university’s critical data and decisions initiative.