Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

European President of Bacardi Speaks Live to Webster Geneva, Via Web Chat to St. Louis

European President of Bacardi Speaks Live to Webster Geneva, Via Web Chat to St. Louis

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sept. 29, Stefan Bomhard, the European president of spirits company Bacardi Limited, presented from Geneva to a dual audience for the Walker Speaker Series: live to Webster Geneva students, and via web chat to students, faculty and staff at Webster’s home campus, gathered in Loretto Hall’s web conference room 402. Bomhard presented “A Family’s […]

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Walker Speaker Series: Enterprise HR Senior VP, RX Outreach President Oct. 8

Walker Speaker Series: Enterprise HR Senior VP, RX Outreach President Oct. 8

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology will host a human resources panel discussion featuring Ed Adams, senior vice president of human resources for Enterprise Holdings, and Michael Holmes, president of RX Outreach, on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 5 – 7 p.m. During this event, Adams and Holmes will discuss human resources strategies related […]

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Meadows Named Walker School’s Online Faculty Coordinator

Meadows Named Walker School’s Online Faculty Coordinator

| September 18, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Walker School of Business & Technology announces Jim Meadows as its new Online Faculty Coordinator. In this role, Meadows will work to improve student learning by partnering with department chairs, faculty and the Online Learning Center to ensure that each instructor receives the support they need to be successful in the classroom. “Jim brings […]

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SPICE’ing up Strategy: Chess coach, business faculty combine for special 1-credit offering

SPICE’ing up Strategy: Chess coach, business faculty combine for special 1-credit offering

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University has the top-ranked chess program and one of the largest business schools in the country. The two have combined forces to offer a special weekend course in October that leverages the insights of both. The one-credit hour management course, “SPICE’ing-Up Strategy” (MNGT 3100, MNGT 5500), focuses on the key points of successful strategic […]

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Geneva-St. Louis Simulcast: Stefan Bomhard of Bacardi Sept. 29 for Walker Speaker Series

Geneva-St. Louis Simulcast: Stefan Bomhard of Bacardi Sept. 29 for Walker Speaker Series

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University students, faculty and staff in Geneva and St. Louis will have a chance to hear from Stefan Bomhard of Bacardi on Sept. 29: Geneva in person, St. Louis via a live video feed in Loretto Hall. Bomhard, the European president of Bacardi, will deliver his presentation, “A Family’s Secret to Success.” He is […]

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In the News: Pollak on European energy security; Rishe on Rams and L.A.; Farish in STLMag

In the News: Pollak on European energy security; Rishe on Rams and L.A.; Farish in STLMag

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vienna’s Pollak Discusses European Energy Security on ORF Johannes Pollak, professor of International Relations in the College of Arts & Sciences at Webster University Vienna, was interviewed this week by Austrian national broadcaster ORF on the topic of European energy security in the wake of the Ukraine-Russia crisis. The topic is of increasing concern, raising questions […]

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In the News: Belsky featured on KSDK; Wright’s Ferguson interview in Salon; Procurement student in NYT

In the News: Belsky featured on KSDK; Wright’s Ferguson interview in Salon; Procurement student in NYT

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Belsky Featured with KSDK’s Rene Knott Webster University golf coach and five-time SLIAC Coach of the Year Andrew Belsky was featured Friday, Sept. 5, on NBC affiliate KSDK’s 5 p.m. newscast for his remarkable 100-lb. weight loss. In the segment, “Webster Golf Coach Drops Weight, Regains […]

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Big Data, Consumer Analytics in Webster/SUFE MBA Elective

Big Data, Consumer Analytics in Webster/SUFE MBA Elective

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Big data analytics and China’s vibrant people-to-people buying market were the subjects of the Marketing Engineering elective taught in Shanghai over the summer as part of Webster China’s Webster/SUFE joint MBA program. Professor Li Shenyu explained to students how buying and arranging in China is now a way of life in China’s 100 largest cities, […]

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Around Webster: Geneva Doctorates; McElwee Piece Opens Public Media Commons; Student Chemistry Research; Ruzicka at NEA Network

Around Webster: Geneva Doctorates; McElwee Piece Opens Public Media Commons; Student Chemistry Research; Ruzicka at NEA Network

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Three Geneva Faculty Awarded Doctorates Three faculty members at Webster University Geneva were awarded doctorates earlier this year, following research covering a variety of business topics at universities from France to Serbia. Viktor Polic, adjunct faculty of Computer Science at Webster Geneva, defended his […]

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In the News: Akande at CBS on Ferguson Rebuild; Rishe at NFL on Cowboys Valuation

In the News: Akande at CBS on Ferguson Rebuild; Rishe at NFL on Cowboys Valuation

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Benjamin Akande, dean of the Webster University George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, was quoted in CBS MarketWatch’s coverage of how Ferguson and the St. Louis area can address the underlying issues that fueled protests earlier this month: “I’ve never seen the community […]

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