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Tulane honors Comer and Rosenthal as 2018 Entrepreneurs of the Year

May 01, 2018
Tulane University's A. B. Freeman School of Business honored business executive Patrick Comer and civic activist Sandy Rosenthal as its 2018 Entrepreneurs of the Year.
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For footwear giant Steve Madden, the shoe's the thing

April 27, 2018
On April 25, footwear giant Steve Madden stopped at the A. B. Freeman School of Business for an intimate Q&A session with business students hosted by the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
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Medical device developer earns top prize in business model competition

April 25, 2018
A health-care startup with an innovative device designed to help people breathe a little easier was the big winner at the 18th annual Tulane Business Model Competition.
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Business Model Competition names finalists for $25K prize

April 04, 2018
AssistENT, Boost Linguistics and Uchooze Lunchbox will compete on April 19 in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex for the top prize of $25,000.
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WSJ/Times Higher Education MBA and MFIN ranking survey

April 03, 2018
The Wall Street Journal and the Times of Higher Education are currently conducting a survey of global MBA and Master of Finance programs for rankings to be published in spring 2018.
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Tales from the barbershop

March 23, 2018
On March 19, entrepreneur Aidan Gill discussed his 50-year career behind the barber chair in a special New Orleans Entrepreneur Week talk hosted by the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business.
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Freeman MBAs take top prize in first pitch contest of NOEW 2018

March 21, 2018
A team of Freeman School MBAs edged out peers from five universities to win first place in the IDEAcorps MBA Consulting Challenge, which helped kick off this year’s showcase of the best in New Orleans startups and business innovation.
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Business school expansion reflects growing demand

March 06, 2018
On Friday, March 2, hundreds of guests turned out to take part in the dedication ceremony for the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex, which features more than 80,000 square feet of new and renovated space to accommodate the business school’s growing enrollments.
2018 TBMC Announcement

Tulane Business Model Competition names semifinalists for $25K top prize

February 26, 2018
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 2018 Tulane Business Model Competition during the 10th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW).
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De Franco invested as inaugural KPMG Professor

February 23, 2018
On Jan. 29, the Freeman community came together to recognize Gus De Franco’s investiture as KPMG Professor of Business with a ceremony in the Marshall Family Commons of the new Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex.

Real estate in real time

February 21, 2018

Louis Baugier had a 360-degree view of the dizzying, fast-paced business of New York real estate. By day, Baugier (BSM '13) was part of J.P. Morgan’s global real estate group, where he worked on big Manhattan development projects. Outside of work, he was a renter who dreaded the process of finding a new place to live.

New courses connect students with alumni experts

February 07, 2018

For the students who took part in January’s intersession courses, some of the most exciting learning took place out of the classroom and far from campus.