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Callais family honored as 2010 Outstanding Family Enterprise

Callais family honored as 2010 Outstanding Family Enterprise

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 6, 2010 Contact: Rosalind Butler 504-862-8482 rbutler4@tulane.edu NEW ORLEANS–The Callais family, whose businesses include marine transportation, banking and waste management services, has been named the 2010 […]

May 6, 2010 ×
Burkenroad Conference spotlights recovery

Burkenroad Conference spotlights recovery

At last year’s Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference, 33 of the 34 companies that presented posted negative returns for the preceding 12 months. This year, 28 of 33 companies posted positive returns, including top performer Stone Energy, which generated a total return of 337.89 percent for the year.

May 4, 2010 ×
Business Plan Competition winners have a bright idea

Business Plan Competition winners have a bright idea

Poverty and lack of access to safe, affordable lighting are two of the biggest challenges facing populations in the developing world. A startup company hopes to solve both of those problems with an innovative new product, and now, with the help of Tulane, it’s a little closer to achieving that goal.

April 20, 2010 ×
Admissions hosts Latin American advisers

Admissions hosts Latin American advisers

On April 17, the Office of Graduate Admissions hosted its third annual International Advisers Seminar. Participating in this year’s event were advisers from Kaplan (Mexico), MBA Empresarial (Brazil), The Point […]

April 20, 2010 ×

Wilson family, Hall-Trujillo to be honored as Entrepreneurs of the Year

The Freeman School will honor the Wilson family, owners of Barriere Construction Co., as Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneurs of the Year and Kathryn Hall-Trujillo, founding director of Birthing Project USA, as […]

April 8, 2010 ×
Finalists announced for 2010 Tulane Business Plan Competition

Finalists announced for 2010 Tulane Business Plan Competition

The developer of an orthopedic implant to help patients with osteoporosis undergo spinal surgery, a social enterprise to provide clean, affordable off-grid lighting to rural poor in the developing world, […]

March 30, 2010 ×
Students team up for New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

Students team up for New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

Jack and Jake’s Local and Organic Market is a new business that plans to bring locally grown food to customers in underserved neighborhoods within three days of harvest, but to […]

March 27, 2010 ×
MBA students make waves at “Investor Idol”

MBA students make waves at “Investor Idol”

Xavier Cabo, Chonchol Gupta and Alex Owings may not have much in common with Kelly Clarkson or Adam Lambert, but they can all say they’re idols. Rebirth Financial, a new […]

March 25, 2010 ×
Freeman hosts 14th annual Finance Case Competition

Freeman hosts 14th annual Finance Case Competition

MBA students from Freeman and seven other top-ranked business schools competed for $10,000 in cash prizes at the 14th annual Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Finance Case Competition. This year’s competition, […]

March 23, 2010 ×
Record attendance highlights Freeman Days New Orleans

Record attendance highlights Freeman Days New Orleans

This year’s Freeman Days New Orleans recruiting and networking event broke records for both corporate participation and alumni involvement. Freeman Days kicked off on Thursday, March 11, with the annual […]

March 19, 2010 ×