Tag: Business Administration

Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest is back in 2018

Green Bay, Wis. — Do you have an idea for a great new business or are you growing an existing business in Northeast Wisconsin? Are you interested in obtaining business services at no cost to you toward that effort? Currently, there are more than $7,000-and-counting (check back frequently for updated totals!) of in-kind services available from sponsors for the […]

Assistant Prof. Vallari Chandna comments on the growth of online grocery shopping

Assistant Prof. Vallari Chandna (Business Administration) was interviewed on WPR’s Central time on the subject of grocery shopping evolution, discussing the varied options, user demographics, changing shopping preferences and U.S. and global patterns of online grocery shopping. Her radio segment is available for listening.

Faculty note: Prof. Bansal to speak about engineering ethics

Associate Prof. Gaurav Bansal (Business Administration, Management Information Systems) has been invited to speak at two major events this fall. On Friday, Sept. 21, he will speak about ethics and misrepresentation of data at the 2018 American Society of Civil Engineers Wisconsin Section Annual Meeting in Appleton. On Wednesday, Nov. 7 Bansal will conduct a […]

Alumnus Chow Chong’s Kites Over Lake Michigan brings people to Two Rivers

Chow Chong ’83 (Business Administration) started Kites Over Lake Michigan, because of a personal passion to see a kite festival and he figured it would attract more people to Two Rivers. When he first started, 13 years ago, he asked local businesses to help with funding. A local hotel owner helped him with setting the dates, […]

UW-Green Bay student Maria Arunkumar has ‘engaging idea’

Maria Arunkumar

Tying the knot, walking down the aisle, saying “I do”… Whatever you call it, planning the big day is about to get a whole lot easier if UW-Green Bay Business Administration student Maria Arunkumar has something to say about it. The Singapore native and UW-Green Bay sophomore recently won her first  business idea pitching competition […]

Alumnus Barkley takes the reins of Purple Aces AAU program

Former Green Bay men’s basketball guard Cordero Barkley ’09 and ’16 (Business Administration and Management) is taking over program director duties for the Purple Aces AAU team. Barkley just completed his seventh season with the Purple Aces. The Press-Gazette’s Scott Venci has the story. Barkley will be one of three graduates to receive an Outstanding […]

UW-Green Bay dominates Two Rivers business idea competition

Sophomore Maria Arunkumar (Business Administration) and senior Sam Hunt (Mathematics) took first and second place, respectively, at the Light Up the Lakeshore Business Idea Competition, recently. Other UW-Green Bay students and alumni participating were Hannah Hastings ’18 (Accounting), Claire Bestul (Business Administration), Renee DeGrand (Business Administration) and Chelsea Georgia (Business Administration). The competition was supported […]

Alumnus Kober says UW-Green Bay made big impact

If elected lieutenant governor, Democrat and Kurt Kober ’01 (Business Administration)  pledges to make public education his number one priority. In his TV advertisement, Kober discusses the importance of education in his life, and asks his viewers to guess which public education experience (including UW-Green Bay) made the greatest impact in his life. The answer of course, […]

UW-Green Bay student hopes judges say ‘I do’ to wedding app idea

“A student at UW-Green Bay is taking her first step down the aisle on the way to her dream of being an entrepreneur. Maria Arunkumar is competing for a cash prize in the first Light Up the Lakeshore business idea competition in Two River. She gets to pitch her idea to the judges. It’s an […]