Haslam College of Business Newsletter

April 2016

UT Dedicates Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research

Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research Naming

A crowd gathered Friday to dedicate the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research within UT’s Haslam College of Business and to honor alumni and benefactors Randy and Jenny Boyd. Read More »

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Haslam Students Win National Supply Chain Case Competition

A team from the Haslam College of Business has won the annual Intermodal Association of North America’s Logistics and Supply Chain Case competition for the third time. Hosted by the University of Northern Florida, the undergraduate competition took place April 9. Read More »

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Jim Wansley

Jim Wansley joined the Haslam College of Business in 1988, and has since served as head of the Department of Finance for more than two decades. In honor of Wansley’s distinguished leadership and service, the Haslam College of Business has established the Jim Wansley Finance Excellence Endowment. Read More »

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Haslam MBA Students Place First in Medtronic Case Competition

A team of five MBA students from the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, won first place on March 31 in the Medtronic Collegiate Business Case Competition in Memphis, Tennessee. Read More »

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Frank Crespo, VP at Caterpillar

Frank Crespo, vice president and chief procurement officer for Caterpillar, joined the Haslam College of Business Supply Chain Forum as the keynote speaker on Wednesday, April 13. Read More »

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Spotlights
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Schahrzad Mehdian John V. Barker Mark Moon

Growing up watching her father operate his own business, Schahrzad Mehdian decided her major before she ever applied to UT. What Mehdian didn’t know was that she would find a passion to leverage her knowledge of business not for profit but for good. Read More »

John V. Barker learned the value of hard work and perseverance at a young age growing up on a dairy farm. Now the president and chief executive officer of Citizens Tri-County Bank, Barker always knew that he would not be a dairy farmer for his adult life. However, he says the experience has definitely helped shape his career. Read More »

Mark Moon Mark Moon has been researching demand/supply integration and demand management for nearly 20 years. He brought this expertise to bear when he was named as head of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management back in 2011. Read More »


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