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College Highlights | Belk College of Business Report 2018

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COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS

ENROLLMENT GROWTH

4,783 3,785

BELK COLLEGE ALUMNI HOLD OR HAVE HELD THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

FALL 2012

FALL 2017

26%

CEO

CFO

Lowe’s Companies, Inc.

Lowe’s Companies, Inc.

CAO/CEO

CFO

Walmart Intl./ Walmart Asia

Sealed Air Corporation

CEO

CFO

Cato Corporation

Bank of America

Chairman

CFO

Grant Thornton

Duke Energy

CEO

CFO

Premier

Nucor

ALMOST FULL-TIME FACULTY MEMBERS IN 6 DEPARTMENTS/ SCHOOLS

INFLUENTIAL ALUMNI MANUEL L. ZAPATA ‘72 PRESIDENT, ZAPATA ENGINEERING

ROBERT NIBLOCK ‘81

DAVE WEDDING ‘75

RETIRED CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO, LOWE’S COMPANIES, INC.

CHAIRMAN, PARTNERSHIP BOARD AND MANAGING PARTNER, MID-SOUTH MARKET TERRITORY, GRANT THORNTON

SUSAN DEVORE ‘81

JULIE HARRIS ‘00

PRESIDENT AND CEO, PREMIER, INC.

ENTERPRISE CREDIT DATA, ALLOWANCE AND REPORTING RISK EXECUTIVE, BANK OF AMERICA

CAROL LOWE ‘87 EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CFO, FLIR SYSTEMS, INC.


Faculty Highlights | Belk College of Business Report 2018

FACULTY HIGHLIGHTS

FRANZ KELLERMANNS

DOLLY KING

DAVID MAUER

STEVEN G. ROGELBERG

Professor and Addison H. & Gertrude C. Reese Endowed Chair in International Business, Director, DBA Program

Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Programs and Rush S. Dickson Professor of Finance

Torrence E. Hemby, Sr. Distinguished Professor in Banking

Chancellor’s Professor, Professor of Management, Professor of Psychology

Editor of Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice and former associate editor of Family Business Review.

Won best paper and research awards for her work in fixed income securities and corporate finance.

Director of the UNC Charlotte Organizational Science Doctoral Program.

Serves on several editorial boards, including Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Management, Group and Organization Management, Journal of Family Business Strategy and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal.

Dr. King’s Journal of Fixed Income article Short Selling and the Cross-Section of Corporate Bond Returns (with Stephen Christophe, Michael Ferri and Jim Hsieh) found that firms with heavily shorted shares or large short trade size experience significantly negative future bond returns.

Won numerous awards for teaching and research on topics related to corporate finance, interactions between financing and investment decisions, and real options.

Co-edited recent books Handbook of Strategy Process Research, Innovating Strategy Process and The Routledge Companion to Family Business.

LEADING INTELLECT

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Research has appeared in Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Business, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance and Financial Management among others. Serves on the editorial boards of several finance journals.

Almost 100 strong and growing, the Belk College faculty are the leading intellect and research engine in North Carolina.

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Our faculty have:

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Inaugural recipient of the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Humanitarian Award for contributions to the field of industrialorganizational psychology. Research has appeared in Journal of Management, Journal of Business and Psychology, Human Resources Management, Journal of Applied Psychology and MIT Sloan Management Review. Recipient of the international Humboldt Prize in recognition of pioneering research in the field of organizational science.

Received external research grants totaling more than $5.7 million since 2011. Won more than 30 “best paper” or “paper of the year” awards since 2011. Produced more than 650 peer-reviewed journal publications since 2011. Been featured on National Public Radio, BBC News, Al Jazeera, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and other national media. Served as editors of 11 academic journals.


Faculty Highlights | Belk College of Business Report 2018

PUBLICATIONS/ JOURNALS

FULL-TIME FACULTY FALL 2017 66

32

3

98

EXTERNAL FUNDED RESEARCH (2017-2018)

$1,039,823 NAMED PROFESSORS AND CHAIRS Belk Distinguished Professor in Business Administration

David Woehr Belk Distinguished Professor of Business Innovation

Justin W. Webb

Full-time faculty published more than 280 peer reviewed journal articles between 2015 and 2018. Faculty published in top journals including: n Academy of Management Journal n Accounting Horizons n American Economic Journal: Applied Economics n Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory n European Journal of Information Systems n European Journal of Marketing n European Journal of Operational Research n Health Economics

Charles Cullen Professorship in Marketing

n Human Resource Management

Sangkil Moon

n Information Systems Research

John Crosland, Sr. Distinguished Chair in Real Estate

Richard Buttimer Rush S. Dickson Professor of Finance

Tao-Hsein “Dolly� King Distinguished Insurance Professorship

Weidong Tian James J. Harris Endowed Chair in Risk Management and Insurance

Gene Lai Torrence E. Hemby, Sr. Distinguished Professor in Banking

David Mauer Addison H. & Gertrude C. Reese Endowed Chair in International Business

Franz Kellermanns Jule and Marguerite Surtman Distinguished Professorship in Business Ethics

Denis G. Arnold

n International Journal of Production Economics n International Journal of Research in Marketing n Journal of Banking and Finance n Journal of Business Finance & Accounting n Journal of Business Venturing n Journal of Consumer Research n Journal of Corporate Finance n Journal of Development Economics n Journal of Finance n Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis n Journal of Financial Economics n Journal of Management n Journal of Management Information Systems n Journal of Operations Management n Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics n Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science n Journal of the Operational Research Society n Journal of Urban Economics n Management Science

Belk Endowed Chair in Business Analytics

n MIS Quarterly

Dongsong Zhang (as of Fall 2018)

n Omega

Childress Klein Distinguished Professor of Real Estate and Urban Economics

Yongqiang Chu (as of Fall 2018)

n Organizational Research Methods n Production and Operations Management n Real Estate Economics


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Undergraduate Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

2017-2018

3,950

2,396

INTERNSHIP PARTICIPATION

1,554

9 MAJORS

NUMBER OF BACHELOR’S DEGREES CONFERRED Gender Male

603

Female

408

Total

n

1,011

ANNUAL COST OF EDUCATION FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS: IN-STATE AND OUT-OF-STATE TUITION (EXCLUDING FEES) Year

NC Resident

Non-NC Resident

2017

$6,973

$20,407

ACCOUNTING BUSINESS ANALYTICS (Beginning Fall 2018) n ECONOMICS n FINANCE n INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS n MANAGEMENT MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS n MARKETING n OPERATIONS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT n

2016-17

n

1,844

DEGREES AND MAJORS Fall 2012

Fall 2017

1,271

496 409 333

283 305

285

254

209 225 86

BS ACCOUNTING

PREACCOUNTING

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

BSBA FINANCE

176 111 67

53

BSBA INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

BSBA MANAGEMENT

BSBA MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS

51 BSBA MARKETING

BSBA OPERATIONS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

86

84

PRE-BSBA

120

BS ECONOMICS

87

125

PREECONOMICS

Bachelor of Science in Economics


Undergraduate Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

DIVERSITY OF UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

5

BUSINESS HONORS PROGRAM

30 2016-2017

Fall 2017 10%

7%

<1%

BHP GRADUATES

ENROLLMENT African-American

SPRING 2016

4%

3,950

60%

13%

SPRING 2017

4% 2%

AVERAGE GPA

<1%

SPRING 2016

BELK SCHOLARS IN BUSINESS ANALYTICS 30 scholars (as of June 2018)

BHP STUDENT PLACEMENT UPON GRADUATION 2015-2017: n AGDATA

6%

n AIG

5%

<1% African-American

6%

n Bank

of America

n Bank

of America Merrill Lynch

n Belk,

Inc.

n Berry

Global, Inc.

n Biothermal

Belk Scholars Class Profile (Fall 2018)

833

47%

31%

Polk & Wardwell

n Great

American Insurance Group

n Institute

for Advanced Analytics

at NC State University Financial

n Medfusion,

ACT Math

LLC

n Davis

n LPL

SAT Math

SPRING 2017

GPA (Weighted)

n Mondelez n Pride

Inc.

International

Technologies

2%

n Prudential

3%

n Refinery29

Financial

n Target n XPO

SAT Reading

ACT Comp

GPA (Unweighted)

n UNC

Logistics, Inc.

Charlotte Master of Accountancy Program


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Graduate Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

NEW GRADUATE

10%

PROGRAMS

7%

2017-2018 <1%

African-American

13%

833

536

n Authorization received to begin • the Doctorate in Business Administration program in fall 2017.

4%

3,950

60%

4%

297

2%

UPDATE

The Doctorate in Business Administration program inaugural cohort in 2017 included 16 doctoral candidates, each with a master’s degree and more than five years of experience. In 2018, 27 doctoral candidates began in the second cohort.

<1%

DIVERSITY OF GRADUATE PROGRAMS Fall 2017 6% 5%

47%

M.S. IN MANAGEMENT

<1% African-American

DOCTORATE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

6%

n Request to plan for a new • M.S. in Management program submitted by the Belk College in 2016.

UPDATE

833

31%

The M.S. in Management program has accepted 29 candidates to begin the program in July 2018.

2% 3%

FIRST

PROGRAM OF ITS KIND IN THE

17-SCHOOL 10.5 UNC SYSTEM

MONTHS TO COMPLETE THE PROGRAM


Graduate Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

NATIONAL RANKINGS FOR GRADUATE PROGRAMS

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION in the nation by

program by

in the nation by

BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK

CEO MAGAZINE

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT

All rankings represent part-time MBA (2015-2018)

MASTER OF ACCOUNTANCY

M.S. IN MATHEMATICAL FINANCE in the nation by

in North America

in the nation by

THE FINANCIAL ENGINEER

QUANTNET

THE FINANCIAL ENGINEER

(2017-2018)

M.S. IN ECONOMICS program by

in North America

EDUNIVERSAL

THE FINANCIAL ENGINEER

(2017-2018)

For additional rankings visit belkcollege. uncc.edu/facts-andrankings

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Master’s Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

M.S. IN ECONOMICS

n The MBA program added two new certificate • programs: Business Analytics and Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Both programs are “stackable credentials” – students accepted into the MBA program can count all certificate courses toward the MBA.

ENROLLMENT

MBA ENROLLMENT Academic Year

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

68

194

2017-18

47

197

Enrollment

Academic Year

Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

35

30

2017-18

26

23

DEGREES CONFERRED

MBA MEXICO ENROLLMENT Academic Year

n The MS in Economics program has been ranked • #59 of the best economics programs in the nation by The Financial Engineer (2018), this is one of the highest rankings for any “terminal” master’s program in economics.

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

3

64

2017-18

2

77

Academic Year 2016-2017

25

MBA DEGREES CONFERRED

ANIKA KHAN ‘96

Academic Year

SENIOR ECONOMIST WELLS FARGO SECURITIES

Degrees Conferred

2016-2017

Degrees Conferred

128

ANNUAL COST OF MBA EDUCATION 2017-2018 IN-STATE

OUT-OF-STATE

LIZ WARD ‘14 TIM FISCHER ‘12 CHIEF RISK OFFICER BWX TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

VP OF MULTI-FAMILY DEVELOPMENT THE HOUSING PARTNERSHIP


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Master’s Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

M.S. IN MATHEMATICAL FINANCE n The Financial Engineer ranked the M.S. in • Mathematical Finance program as the #16 program nationally (2018), moving up 2 spots from 2017.

BUSINESS ANALYTICS

ENROLLMENT Academic Year

PSM IN DATA SCIENCE AND

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

55

29

2017-18

65

31

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year

Degrees Conferred

2016-2017

40

HAN ZHANG ‘04 MANAGING DIRECTOR, HEAD OF RISK ANALYTICS WELLS FARGO

n Two graduate student teams won three major • awards in the 2017 Teradata University Network (TUN) Data and Analytics Challenge, an international data analytics competition. One team received the Overall Winner (first place) and also People’s Choice Award in the competition.

ENROLLMENT Academic Year

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

38

48

2017-18

46

46

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year

Degrees Conferred

2016-2017

42

MASTER OF ACCOUNTANCY M.S. IN REAL ESTATE n The M.S. in Real Estate program offers one of only • two Student Managed Real Estate Investment Funds in the U.S., giving students experience in the analysis, investment and management of private real estate securities.

ENROLLMENT Academic Year

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

4

16

2017-18

7

24

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year 2016-2017

Degrees Conferred 9

n The MACC program was ranked #40 out of nearly • 200 programs by The Financial Engineer (2018), moving up 4 spots from 2017. This ranking places the program among the top 25% nationwide.

ENROLLMENT Academic Year

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

68

38

2017-18

63

48

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year 2016-2017

Degrees Conferred 63


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Doctoral Programs | Belk College of Business Report 2018

DOCTORAL PROGRAMS ORGANIZATIONAL SCIENCE PH.D. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION n •

Three students started new faculty positions at Cal State, Fresno; San Francisco State University and NEOMA Business School, France. Two alumni took new jobs, one as assistant professor of management at Coastal Carolina University and the other as Director of People Analytics at the National Basketball Association. ENROLLMENT Academic Year

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

25

5

2017-18

26

4

PH.D. - FINANCE n The Belk College hosted the first annual Joint • Doctoral Research Consortium with Kingston Business School in the U.K. and Mercator School of Management in Germany. The Consortium was held August 15 and 16, 2016 and included presentations and discussions of research papers by doctoral students in the Ph.D. Programs in Business Administration, Organizational Science and Public Policy at UNC Charlotte, Kingston University and University of Duisburg-Essen.

ENROLLMENT

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year

Academic Year

Degrees Conferred

2016-2017

6

PUBLIC POLICY PH.D.

Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

17

1

2017-18

15

3

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year

n Katelin Hudak (Ph.D. student) and coauthors • Dr. Elizabeth Racine, Dr. Lisa Schulkind and Dr. Artie Zillante presented their research “Nutrition and Health among Low-income Children: Estimating the Association with SNAP using a Quasi-Experimental Approach” at the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management in Chicago, IL.

2016-2017

n •

Enrollment Full Time

Part Time

2016-17

22

5

2017-18

21

5

DEGREES CONFERRED Academic Year 2016-2017

Degrees Conferred 1

DBA PROGRAM

ENROLLMENT Academic Year

Enrollment

Degrees Conferred 4

The Doctorate in Business Administration program included 16 doctoral candidates in the first cohort and 27 doctoral candidates in the second cohort. The program launched in July 2017. This is the first such program in the Carolinas and the only program of its kind in the UNC System.


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Global Partnerships | Belk College of Business Report 2018

GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS

• EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey (Monterrey, Mexico) • Dual MBA, Charlotte summer program • Student exchange • Copenhagen Business School (Copenhagen, Denmark) • Dual-degree master’s program in economics • Student exchange • Universitá Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy) • Dual-degree master’s program in mathematical finance • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (Shanghai, China) • Dual-degree master’s program in mathematical finance • Kingston University (London, United Kingdom) • Student exchange • Lyon Trois University (Lyon, France) • Doctoral student exchange • January research program • University of Duisburg-Essen (Duisburg, Germany) • Student and faculty exchange • University of Mannheim (Mannheim, Germany) • Student exchange • University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong) • Student exchange

:

STUDY ABROAD

STUDY ABROAD COURSES Location

Term

Enrollment

Barcelona & Berlin

Summer 2017

23

Prague & Budapest

Summer 2017

15

Italy

Summer 2017

14

Spain

Summer 2017

9

Fall 2017

15

Morocco & Portugal

Spring 2018

25

Bermuda

Spring 2018

13

Prague

Spring 2018

5

Prague & Budapest

Summer 2018

16

Italy

Summer 2018

12

Spain

Summer 2018

5

Shanghai & Hong Kong

Summer 2018

8

London


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Executive Education & Economic Forecast | Belk College of Business Report 2018

EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

BARINGS/UNC CHARLOTTE ECONOMIC FORECAST

*July 2015 through June 2017

Ex Ed provides integrated learning solutions for senior leaders and organizations through design, delivery and management of impactful programming to develop talent and deliver results.

HIGHLIGHT Working with the Belk College of Business, Executive Education responded to micro-learning trends by launching short format programs called Ex Ed Talks. An introductory talk took place on March 2, 2017 during the Alumni Coffee before the Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast and featured Professor of Finance Emeritus Ben Nunnally. Dr. Nunnally spoke on the importance of using financial analysis to inform strategic business decisions. Ex Ed delivered 6 interdisciplinary immersion programs to more than 100 participants from diverse backgrounds.

HIGHLIGHT The September 2016 two-day open enrollment program “Leveraging Your Leadership,” taught by CLAS professor Jaime Bochantin, gave 20 participants resources and tools to improve team building expertise, uncover keys to motivation and develop their talent management skills.

Under the direction of Dr. John Connaughton, the Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast has provided invaluable economic data for North Carolina since 1981. Barings joined the Economic Forecast as a sponsor in 2010. The Belk College of Business hosts this quarterly luncheon and press conference for the business community and the media. Dr. Connaughton is considered one of the top economists in North Carolina. He joined the UNC Charlotte faculty in 1978 and has served as director of the quarterly Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast since 1981. Dr. Connaughton also covers national and international economic issues including employment, energy, trade and government spending. Date

14 partnerships with regional organizations resulted in more than 45 custom modules developed and delivered to more than 450 participants over 56 event days. Executive Education supported a 100-yearHIGHLIGHT

PARTICIPATING IN OPEN ENROLLMENT PROGRAMS:

old regional consumer services organization in preparing their next generation of leaders. The company’s Executive Leadership Development Program began in February 2017 and brought together faculty from the departments of Communications Studies, Marketing and Management for 5 modules delivered to more than 30 participants per module.

n AAA

Carolinas

n Latin

n Albemarle n Britax n Byte

Child Safety

Success Marketing

n Computer

n Jones

Services Inc.

Creek Polymers

n Mecklenburg n Oiles

Assistance Ministry

n Park

n Grant

Thornton

n Red

Point

American Coalition

n Mallard

n Crisis

n Integration

Lang LaSalle

ABC Board

America Sterling Bank

Classic

n Rivus

Construction

Alumni

Forecast

Coffee

Attendance

Attendance

September 2017

148

72

December 2017

150

73

March 2018

178

84

June 2018

147

N/A

AVG FY18

156

76

n Sam’s n Sam’s n Savvy

Mart

n Tenowo

Real Estate

n Thomson

and Company

n SignUpGenius n Studio n STV

n Ward

Inc. Plastics

Tank & Heat

Exchanger Corp.

n SERC

n TE

Economic

C

Inc.

Connectivity

n Youth

Development

Initiatives


Board of Advisors | Belk College of Business Report 2018

BOARD OF ADVISORS (AS OF JUNE 2018) HENRY ATKINS Principal Atkins Properties, LLC

DAN HAWKINS President Summit Leadership Partners

DAVID PARKER Family Advisor Colony Family Offices

WESLEY (WES) BECKNER Beckner Group/State President, Charlotte Metro Region BB&T

REG (REGINALD) HENDERSON SVP, Talent Management Loweâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, Inc.

CRAIG PARKIN Regional Managing Director in the Mid-Atlantic Region for Institutional Retirement TIAA

CHUCK BOLLIGER Assurance Partner PwC

DAVID HOUSTON SVP, Commercial Banking Fifth Third Bank

JAMES BOYLAN Retired Vice President, US Retail - Human Resources Brighthouse Financial

OMAR JORGE CEO Fransula Foods, LLC

JOE PRICE UNC Charlotte Board of Trustees

CHRISTINE KATZIFF Corporate General Auditor Bank of America

BOB QUTUB CFO RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.

BRIAN MARLEY Founder & Managing Partner Marley Associates LLC

ROBERT RUCHO Senator NC Senate

MATTHEW MARTIN Regional Executive, Charlotte Branch Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

BRIAN SAVOY SVP, Business Transformation & Technology Duke Energy

ELLIOTT BRYANT VP, Services Solutions McKesson Technology Solutions RAMESH CHIKKALA SVP, International Supply Chain/Logistics Walmart TOM CLARK Learning & Leadership Development Manager Corning, Inc. MALCOMB COLEY Carolina's Market Leader and Charlotte Managing Partner EY TIM CRAVEN EVP, Human Resources JELD-WEN, Inc. SUSAN EDWARDS VP, Human Resources Sealed Air Corporation TIM FLANAGAN, JR. President Mass Mutual Carolinas JULIE HARRIS Enterprise Credit Data, Allowance and Reporting Risk Executive Bank of America

TOM MATHEWS President TMathewsHR, LLC KELLY MCPHILLIAMY Managing Director - Consumer & Retail Investment Banking Wells Fargo Securities CRAIG MUNDY VP, Strategic Business Unit Human Resources Ingersoll Rand KAKI MURPHY Partner, Audit and Enterprise Risk Services Deloitte JOE PARADISE Managing Partner KPMG

JENNIFER POLLINO Executive Coach/Consultant JMPollino, LLC

MICHAEL J. SMITH President Charlotte Center City Partners DAVID WEDDING Managing Partner Grant Thornton BRIAN WHELAN Head of Corporate Communications Barings MANUEL ZAPATA President Zapata Engineering

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Alumni Engagement | Belk College of Business Report 2018

BELK COLLEGE

ALUMNI ENGAGEMENT

ALUMNI AWARD WINNERS 2015 OUTSTANDING ALUMNI ADVOCATE AWARD Kirk Beatty ‘87, ‘10 MBA OUTSTANDING ALUMNI ADVOCATE AWARD Tina Enrique ‘12 MBA OUTSTANDING ALUMNI AMBASSADOR Dave Wedding ‘80 Accounting OUTSTANDING ALUMNI AMBASSADOR Manuel Zapata ‘69, ‘72 MBA, P.E.

2016 DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD Robert Niblock ‘84 Accounting OUTSTANDING YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD Bryan Delaney ‘03 Management Information Systems

TOP 5 LOCATIONS WHERE BELK COLLEGE ALUMNI LIVE AND WORK (SELF REPORTED) Charlotte North Carolina Area Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area

ALUMNI LIVE IN

65

COUNTRIES

Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area

50

Greater Atlanta Area

STATES

Greater New York City Area

NUMBER OF LIVING ALUMNI

OUTSTANDING YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD James Hartsell ‘02 Management Information Systems DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI SERVICE AWARD Julie Harris ‘00 Finance HONORARY ALUMNI AWARD Marcia Avedon, Belk College Board of Advisors

2017 DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD Carol Lowe ‘87 Accounting DISTINGUISHED YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD Shabari Basu ‘13 MBA HONORARY ALUMNI SERVICE AWARD Tom Coley ‘91 Business Administration, ‘98 Accounting HONORARY ALUMNI AWARD Brian Marley, Belk College Board of Advisors

SUSAN DEVORE ‘81

ROBERT A. NIBLOCK ‘84

PRESIDENT AND CEO PREMIER, INC.

RETIRED CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO LOWE’S COMPANIES, INC.

The Belk College of Business creates top-caliber alumni who positively impact the community. One example of this impact is seen in the standing-room-only “CEO Speaker Series.” This event allows executive-level alumni and friends of the college to directly interact with and provide inspiration to the next generation of leaders, UNC Charlotte students. Two recent alumni speakers, DeVore and Niblock have both been recognized as AACSB Influential Leaders.


Alumni Engagement | Belk College of Business Report 2018

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Chad Gunton (2016-current)

Daniel Maddox (2004-current)

Lisa Hardee (2009, 2011-current)

Matthew Murrow (2014-current)

Keith Haskett (2005-current)

Sean Newton (2011-current)

Johnathan Hill (2013-current)

Chrys Nikopoulos

Mandy Idol (2008-current)

(2011, 2013-current)

Anne Bateman (2008-current)

Joe Jackson (1994, 1998-current)

Tim Ralston (2009-current)

Kevin Brewer (1985-current)

June Jebram (2001-current)

Jessica Ray (2006-current)

Gerald Burgess (2012-current)

Cameron Jennings

Dennis Richter (1986-current)

Abbey Clark (2014-current)

(2008, 2015-current)

Jamie Rizzo (1997-current)

Mark Collard (1989-current)

Shea Johnson (2007-current)

Robert Schaff (2014-current)

Suzanne Collins (1999-current)

Mark Joyce (1982-current)

Amanda Self (2007-current)

Tyrone Davis (2016-current)

Nick Kendall (2000-current)

Steven Serio (2015-current)

Jessica DeSantis (2009, 2011-current)

Lakhan Khushalani (2016-current)

Barbora Silovska (2016-current)

Brian Duggan (1994-current)

Jeannette Kuda (2014-current)

Brittany Spivey (2011-current)

Ashton Ferrazzo (2013-current)

Jason Lackey (1997-current)

Dave Stroud (2014-current)

Don Flowe (1987-current)

Ramon Leon (1974-current)

Brian Swilling (2003-current)

Zoe Fox (2018-current)

Catherine Lewis (2007-current)

Wanda Throneburg (2009-current)

Louise Fuller (2009-current)

Scott Lieberman (2012-current)

Andrew Wullschleger (2010-current)

Estelle Gouly (2015-current)

Ryan MacLatchie (2015-current)

Alex Yaconetti (2015-current)

ALUMNI COUNCIL MEMBERS (AS OF JUNE 2018)

NUMBER OF ALUMNI The Belk College has more than 30,000 alumni who are employed in a variety of industries.

OF BELK COLLEGE ALUMNI LIVE AND WORK IN THE CHARLOTTE REGION

COMPANIES REPRESENTED ON BELK COLLEGE ALUMNI COUNCIL ACN Inc.

Duke Energy

Metrolina Capital Advisors

Aflac Global Investments

First Citizens Bank

Newell Brands

Alvarez & Marsal

Foodbuy, LLC

NTT Data Consulting

Auto-Owners Insurance

Grant Thornton LLP

PwC

AXA Equitable

Ingersoll Rand

Rebyc Security

Bank of America

JLL

Red Ventures

BlueHarbor Bank

Johnston Allison & Hord, PA

Richter Development

Childress Klein

Kevin Brewer & Associates, PA

TIAA

Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

KPMG

Waddell & Reed

Consolidated Planning

LPL Financial

Wells Fargo

Deloitte

The Maclean Group

Delta Air Lines

Mag Mutual Insurance


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Fundraising | Belk College of Business Report 2018

FUNDRAISING

SCHOLARSHIPS

ENDOWMENT MARKET VALUE

NUMBER OF AWARDED UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

2012-2013

JUNE 2013

JUNE 2018

75%

2017-2018

VALUE OF SCHOLARSHIP FUND 2012-2013

EXPONENTIAL CAMPAIGN GOAL 2017-2018 As of June 2018

NINER NATIONS GIVES SEPTEMBER 2017 The Belk College of Business came in at the top of the college leader board, raising almost $49,000 from 161 gifts in 49 hours online. TIMELINE OF MAJOR GIFTS

SEPTEMBER 2015

OCTOBER 2015

SEPTEMBER 2016

NOVEMBER 2016

Childress Klein donates $2.5 million to the Childress

Announcement of $2.5 million Niblock Student Center gift from Robert Niblock.

Childress Klein Center for Real Estate fundraising total reaches $5.1 million from 100 companies and individuals.

UNC Charlotte Professor Emeritus Thomas C. Turner donates $2.5 million to UNC Charlotte; Turner School of Accountancy named.

Klein Center for Real Estate.


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