Customer Experience Is King

John Clarke - Summer 2019 -

Beginning this fall, students can earn a concentration or specialization in entrepreneurial hospitality, a new focus area that combines the Freeman School’s strength in entrepreneurship with New Orleans’ tradition of hospitality excellence.

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A New Option for Educating the Executive

Lara White - Summer 2019 -

With a new initiative dedicated to non-degree programs for working professionals, the Freeman School is poised to bring the full vision of the Stewart Center for Executive Education to fruition.

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A Neighborhood Sanctuary

Nathalie Jordi - Summer 2019 -

It’s more than just a hotel. That’s the first thought that confronts almost anyone who ventures to the Hotel Peter & Paul, located at 2317 Burgundy St. in the heart of Faubourg Marigny. Nathalie Jordi (MBA ’12) planned it to be that way. Sort of.

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Alumnus earns 2018 AICPA Elijah Watt Sells Award

Anthony Salazer - Summer 2019 -

Anthony Salazer (BSM/MACCT ’18) was named a 2018 recipient of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ Elijah Watt Sells Award. Salazer, who is employed with Ernst & Young in New Orleans, is the third Freeman School graduate in the last five years to receive the honor.

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The Lifesaving Potential of “Fat-on-a-Chip”

Trivia Frazier-Wiltz - Summer 2019 -

As president and CEO of Obatala Sciences Inc., Trivia Frazier-Wiltz is commercializing a groundbreaking technology with the potential to help pharmaceutical companies bring lifesaving drugs to market sooner and at much less expense.

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Altman Scholar brings global expertise to Ukraine

David Woodside - Summer 2019 -

David Woodside served as a scholar in the Altman Program in International Studies and Business, studying on four continents, learning to communicate in various languages, and acquiring the skill-set needed to travel abroad successfully. Now through a rigorous and competitive application process, he’s been accepted into the Peace Corps, where he’ll take his expertise and knowledge to Ukraine.

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Class Notes: Summer 2019

Stephen Sontheimer - Summer 2019 -

Stephen Sontheimer (BBA ’64) has been named as senior consultant of funeral services at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home and Cemeteries. Sontheimer is a fourth-generation funeral director whose family has been involved in funeral service in New Orleans continuously since 1916.

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In Memoriam: Summer 2019

Iris - Summer 2019 -

John Cooper Petagna Sr. ( ’42)
Milton Louis Dinkel Sr. ( ’45)
Paul Horace Duet ( ’47)
Henry Raymond Fox Jr. (BBA ’47)
Frank Henry Hagaman (BBA ’48)

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Closing Bell: The Poet Is In

Cubs the Poet - Summer 2019 -

Christian Davenport is more than a poet. He’s also an entrepreneur. Known professionally as Cubs The Poet, Davenport has been combining his art with business since 2015, when he first began writing instant poems for passersby from a table on Royal Street.

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Freeman School of Business Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events - Summer 2019 -

August 2019 Aug. 14 Freeman Alumni Reception, Location TBA, San Francisco Aug. 14 New Orleans EMBA Webinar Information Session, Online Aug. 23 New Orleans EMBA Breakfast Information Session, The Stewart Center CBD September 2019 Sept. 11 New Orleans EMBA Webinar Information Session, Online Sept. 13 Tulane Family Business Forum, Lavin-Bernick Center, Tulane University Sept. 27 […]

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