FIU College of Business

FIU Business appoints Mark Myring Director of the School of Accounting

Mark Myring has joined Florida International University’s College of Business (FIU Business) as director of the School of Accounting. Additionally, he will focus on external engagement with local firms and teach a graduate managerial accounting class. Most recently, Myring was associate dean for graduate programs and strategic initiatives at the Miller College of Business at Ball State University and from 2018-2019 […]

Setting a restaurant up for success post COVID-19 can be easy with some fundamental steps, SBDC panelists say

Setting a restaurant up for success post COVID-19 can be easy with some fundamental steps, SBDC panelists say

In the COVID-19 pandemic, every business adopted a new way of functioning and a new set of norms. The restaurant business was severely impacted. But now, many restaurants are following a fundamental plan to maximize success. Panelists from the Florida Small Business Development Center at FIU Business (SBDC at FIU) suggested strategies for success in […]

$5.7 billion moved out of Northern Triangle countries by illicit financial flows in international trade, FIU Business research finds

$5.7 billion moved out of Northern Triangle countries by illicit financial flows in international trade, FIU Business research finds

Mispriced trade was a key driver of the $5.7 billion moved to the U.S. from the combined economies of Northern Triangle – El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras – countries, according to research from Florida International University’s College of Business (FIU Business). Individuals or companies can move money out of a country, undetected, by undervaluing exports to a […]

Apps, technology innovations win top honors at Miami Herald Startup Pitch Competition’s FIU Track.

Apps, technology innovations win top honors at Miami Herald Startup Pitch Competition’s FIU Track.

Now in its 20th year as South Florida’s signature entrepreneurship outreach competition, the Miami Herald Startup Pitch Competition named two FIU Business alumni entries and a student team as winners in its FIU Track. First place went to FIU Business alumna Nadia Davis for Show Agents, an app designed to connect realtors to licensed showing agents in their area, […]

Florida SBDC at FIU Business posts record level of assistance for small businesses to recover and thrive.

Florida SBDC at FIU Business posts record level of assistance for small businesses to recover and thrive.

The Florida SBDC at FIU Business (FSBDC) has increased its support to the small business community in Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties, getting funds into business owners’ hands, developing strategies for recovery from the impact of COVID-19, and setting the stage for growth. Since January, the organization has secured $9.9 million in contracts and $30.3 million in capital […]