Alumni Notes: Winter 2017

Alumni Notes: Winter 2017

Cristina di Mauro (BBA ’01) has been promoted to senior executive vice president at BankUnited. She is a member of the College of Business’ Dean’s Council. Biana Murnane (Bacc ’95, Macc ’01) has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer at BrightStar Credit Union. She began at the business in 1997 as a […]

Florida SBDC at FIU, Chase Help Miami Small Businesses Prepare Against Cyber Threats.

Florida SBDC at FIU, Chase Help Miami Small Businesses Prepare Against Cyber Threats.

In recent years, high profile data breaches and cyber-attacks have garnered headlines worldwide. Most recently, the 2016 presidential campaign has kept the issue in the forefront of the public’s consciousness. Lost in splashy headlines and high-profile breaches has been the reality: small businesses are prime targets for cyber-attacks. Small businesses are often an entry point […]

Faculty Notes: May-June 2016

Faculty Notes: November-December 2016

School of Accounting Clinical Associate Professor Kenneth R. Henry has been named chair of the newly formed Global Education Forum of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. The Education Global Forum will be added to the group’s Global Forums line-up starting February 2017, with participants debating and addressing key issues in global accounting education. Department […]

College of Business online graduate programs post strong gains in U.S. News’ 2017 rankings.

College of Business online graduate programs post strong gains in U.S. News’ 2017 rankings.

  Building on its achievements as a global business leader, the FIU College of Business’ online graduate programs posted double-digit gains in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 edition of the Best Online Graduate Education Programs. The College of Business’ online MBA programs ranked 42nd, up 18 spots from 60th in 2016. The non-MBA online […]

Oil production in Cuba and a pristine ecosystem.

Oil production in Cuba and a pristine ecosystem.

Former Chevron Corporation executive Silvia Garrigo shared insights on the future of environmental sustainability, renewable energy and what the death of Fidel Castro will mean for business in Cuba with students in the College of Business’ international business and strategy program. “I don’t think Cuba is an attractive market for multinational businesses in the fossil […]

College of Business celebrates the Class of 2016

College of Business celebrates the Class of 2016

The College of Business’ Class of 2016 is already celebrating an important academic milestone: graduation. Last week, College of Business leaders poured the champagne! Led by Acting Dean Jose Aldrich, guests at the toasting event raised their glass to salute the hard work and determination of the graduates and to wish them ongoing success. The […]