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New Orleans startup aims to minimize hospital wait times

New Orleans startup aims to minimize hospital wait times

Every year, hospitals around the country lose out on millions of dollars in Medicare reimbursements due to low patient satisfaction scores. DOCPACE, a New Orleans startup founded by native Shelby Sanderford, might just be the solution.

March 12, 2019 ×

Freeman News

The 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition will award more than $50,000 in cash and prizes to university-based startups with customer-tested business models.

Tulane Business Model Competition announces 2019 semifinalists

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has named the six student teams that will face off in the qualifying round of the 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition during the 11th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW).

March 1, 2019 ×

Freeman News

Pierre Conner to lead Tulane Energy Institute

Pierre Conner to lead Tulane Energy Institute

The A. B. Freeman School of Business has named Pierre E. Conner III, a senior energy and finance executive with more than 40 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry, to lead the Tulane Energy Institute.

February 25, 2019 ×

Freeman in the News

WalletHub: Ask the Experts – Mardi Gras Madness

WalletHub: Ask the Experts – Mardi Gras Madness

Daniel Mochon, associate professor of marketing, was featured in a WalletHub “Ask the Experts” Q&A on Mardi Gras. Mochon offered tips on how to enjoy Carnival on a budget, advice on promoting responsible behavior and ideas to reduce the environmental impact of the season.

February 22, 2019 ×

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New Orleans Entrepreneur Week announces 2019 lineup

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week announces 2019 lineup

Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape and Silicon Graphics, and Marcus Lemonis, chairman and CEO of Camping World and star of CNBC reality shows “The Profit” and “The Partner,” are among the headline speakers for the 11th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.

February 20, 2019 ×

Freeman in the News

The Conversation: Venezuelan sanctions could cut US refinery output

The Conversation: Venezuelan sanctions could cut US refinery output

Eric Smith, interim executive director of the Tulane Energy Institute, contributed an article to The Conversation about the unintended consequences of U.S. sanctions intended to put pressure on the government headed by Venezuela’s Nicolás Maduro.

February 20, 2019 ×

Freeman News

Stewart honored at dedication of new business school facility

Stewart honored at dedication of new business school facility

Named in honor of Frank B. Stewart Jr. (BBA ’57), Stewart Center CBD will house the executive MBA program, non-degree executive education offerings, international programs, and courses related to the school’s new entrepreneurial hospitality initiative.

February 19, 2019 ×

Research Notes

Research Notes: Xianjun Geng

Research Notes: Xianjun Geng

Xianjun Geng’s paper “Bloatware and Jailbreaking: Strategic Impact of Consumer-Initiated Modification of Technology Products” was accepted for publication in Information Systems Research, and his paper “Operational Role of Retail Bundling and its Implications in a Supply Chain” was accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management (POM).

February 16, 2019 ×

Freeman News

Warren H. Cohn and Matthew Berman, A.B. Freeman School of Business alumni, reunited to form a full-service digital marketing agency. They credit Tulane with shaping their careers. (Image provided by HeraldPR)

Freeman classmates reunite through business venture

Ten years after their fortuitous meeting in Sharp Hall, Matthew Berman (BSM ’09) and Warren H. Cohn (BSM ’09) have brought their partnership under one roof in a joint venture called Emerald Digital, a full-service digital-marketing agency.

February 16, 2019 ×

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Study Abroad & Exchange announces spring 2019 scholarship winners

Study Abroad & Exchange announces spring 2019 scholarship winners

Kendall Gardner and Matthew Johnson have been named spring 2019 recipients of the Freeman Travel Abroad Award (FTAA), a new scholarship presented by the Office of Study Abroad & Exchange that offers financial assistance to students participating in Freeman study abroad programs.

February 14, 2019 ×