Notes

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Sherry Neubert

Executive MBA Program 2007

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has named Sherry Neubert, Executive MBA '07, as its new vice president and chief information officer.She starts April 1. Neubert will succeed James McKinnon, who is retiring after 40 years with the Akron-based tiremaker. He has been vice president and CIO since 2010.Neubert joined Goodyear in 2002. She has held various leadership roles in the company’s information technology operations, and since November 2010 has been vice president of the Global Project … [read more]

Solange Charas

Doctor of Philosophy 2014

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
Solange Charas's research as a PhD student in the Weatherhead PhD in Management: Designing Sustainable Systems analyzed why some boards soar while others flail and what companies can do to create successful teams for better financial performance. Her research suggests that improving a team's collective intelligence, or "TQ," can increase the company's bottom-line performance. Building a team with better gender balance and one that more closely reflects a company's consumer base can contribute to … [read more]

Thomas Robinson

Doctor of Philosophy 1993

Master of Accountancy 1983

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015
The AACSB Board of Directors has selected Weatherhead MAcc and PhD alumnus Thomas (Tom) Robinson as President and CEO of AACSB International. Tom is currently Managing Director of the Americas at the CFA Institute—a global non-profit educational membership and educational certification organization that oversees the credentialing for the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) designation. Headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, the CFA Institute has offices in … [read more]