2014 Outstanding Alumnus | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

2014 Outstanding Alumnus

Dennis Sullivan, MBA ’69

Dennis Sullivan served as executive vice president and president of Worldwide Industrial and Automotive Products for Parker Hannifin. During his tenure, the company’s sales grew from $50 million to $6.5 billion, with Mr. Sullivan being responsible for more than 80 percent of the company’s total sales volume. Mr. Sullivan received his MBA from Case Western Reserve University in 1960. He created a scholarship fund that is generously matched by Parker which has allowed the school to attract the top students by offering tremendous financial support. As an accomplished business and community leader, Mr. Sullivan provides an outstanding example of success and generosity for our faculty and students.