FIU 2015 Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame inductees share the limelight with FIU’s College of Business.

FIU Business’ Hall of Fame Class of 2015 is now official. Five outstanding alumni and business icon Manny Medina were honored on October 29, 2015 at the Adrienne Arsht Center’s Ziff Ballet Opera House. Cheers and applause resonated throughout the ceremony as the inductees – a banking executive, an accounting authority, a prominent Spanish-language television […]

College of Business students learned firsthand about the tough road to entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneur. Being your own boss. Independence. The words sound fabulous and easily roll off the tongue, but getting there isn’t a smooth road. In fact, four local entrepreneurs and FIU alumni told College of Business students, it’s a long-term work in progress. Representing businesses in the technology, office furniture, bakery and real estate industries, the […]

Tech pioneer Manuel D. Medina to receive the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award at FIU Business Hall of Fame.

Business icon Manuel D. Medina will be recognized for his groundbreaking work in technology and entrepreneurship, as well as his philanthropic and community leadership, with the Lifetime Achievement Award at FIU College of Business’ 2015 Hall of Fame Awards. As the founder and board chairman of eMerge Americas, Medina is credited with establishing Miami as […]

FIU College of Business seeks outstanding alumni for 2015 Hall of Fame honors.

Florida International University’s College of Business is now seeking alumni who have excelled in business and community leadership for induction into the 2015 Alumni Hall of Fame. Honorees will be recognized at the college’s signature event, the Hall of Fame presentation, on September 17. Nominations are open for honorees in the Global, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Young […]

FIU College of Business to honor business leader R. Kirk Landon at 15th Hall of Fame awards.

Philanthropic and business leader R. Kirk Landon, president of The Kirk Foundation, will receive the 2014 Lifetime  Achievement Award at the Florida International University (FIU) College of Business’ 15th annual Hall of Fame awards. In addition to Landon, the business school will honor five alumni for their entrepreneurial and business achievements at the Hall of […]