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Gatton College of Business & Economics

Simon Says - November 2020

While 2020 has been full of changes, we at the Gatton College are grateful for one thing that has remained the same - the generosity of our alumni and donors.

The November edition of Simon Says is all about being thankful. Tune in to hear compelling stories from our alumni who are making a difference in Gatton student's lives.


Gatton College of Business & Economics
Simon Says - November 2020

While 2020 has been full of changes, we at the Gatton College are grateful for one thing that has remained the same - the generosity of our alumni and donors.

The November edition of Simon Says is all about being thankful. Tune in to hear compelling stories from our alumni who are making a difference in Gatton student's lives.


Center for Business and Economic Research
47 Kentucky Schools Named ‘Bright Spots’ in UK, Prichard Committee Report

Forty-seven Kentucky schools have been labeled "bright spots" in a new report released by The Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) in the Gatton College of Business and Economics at the University of Kentucky.


Marketing and Supply Chain
Holiday Shopping in 2020: Take Advice From an Expert

Will the pandemic shrink budgets? And could it change how people shop for gifts?Allan Chen weighs in. 


Gatton College of Business & Economics
Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen `82 Discusses Holiday Shopping on Good Morning America

Rodney McMullen `82, CEO of the Kroger Company, joined "Good Morning America" ahead of the holiday to share how their stores have prepared to help customers get ready to shop with ease.


MBA
Beam Suntory Names UK MBA alum Victoria Russell as Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

Beam Suntory, a world leader in premium spirits, has named UK MBA alum Victoria Russell as its first Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer.


Economics
Garen Named Distinguished Kentucky Economist by KEA

John Garen was named a Distinguished Kentucky Economist at the Kentucky Economics Association 2020 Meeting. Dr. Garen also delivered the KEA keynote address, “The Economics of Organizations as Applied to Schools: Confessions of an Old-Fashioned Economist.”