Freeman News

2017 Tulane Business Model Competition

Tulane Business Model Competition announces semifinalists

March 06, 2017
Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has named the six student teams that will compete in the qualifying round of the 2017 Tulane Business Model Competition.
Tulane TIPS Student Portfolio Managers Competition

MFIN team takes top prize in portfolio management competition

March 02, 2017
A team of Master of Finance students from Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business won first place at the TIPS 2017 Student Portfolio Managers Competition.
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Facebook ‘likes’ don’t work like marketers think they do

March 02, 2017
Social media managers who think that simply building up followers on Facebook is enough to boost a brand’s sales may not “like” a new Tulane University study featured in Harvard Business Review.
New Product Development

New course explores the process behind new products

February 22, 2017
What does it take to create a successful product? According to John Clarke, it’s probably not what you think.
Rob Lalka

Rob Lalka appointed to lead Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

February 20, 2017
Rob Lalka, an entrepreneur and educator whose accomplishments span the public, private and non-profit sectors, has been appointed professor of practice and executive director of the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Tulane Energy Week 2017

Tulane Energy Week to offer managers overview of world oil and gas markets

February 16, 2017
Tulane Energy Week is for managers from around the world who work in, or have an interest in, the development of world energy markets.
Silicon Bayou 100

Tulane alums lead Silicon Bayou 100

February 15, 2017
The 2016 Silicon Bayou 100, Silicon Bayou News' annual list of Louisiana's most influential and active people in tech and entrepreneurship, includes at least 29 honorees with connections to the A. B. Freeman School of Business or Tulane University.

Downtown expansion on the menu as Freeman joins planned hospitality hub

February 14, 2017
Freeman is planning a new hospitality entrepreneurship initiative at NOCHI unlike traditional hospitality management programs. Instead it will use the hospitality industry to gain new insights and solve problem across business disciplines and industries.
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Lipper ranks Hancock Burkenroad Fund No. 1

February 07, 2017
Based on its performance since 2001, Thomson Reuters Lipper ranked the Hancock Horizon Burkenroad Small Cap Fund No. 1 in the small cap blended category.
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Princeton Review highlights Freeman for ROI

February 01, 2017
On yesterday morning's “Today” show, Princeton Review Editor-in-Chief Robert Franek highlighted Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business as one of five colleges that offer an outstanding return on investment for marketing majors.
Frank Germack III

Alumnus shares nuts and bolts of family business

January 31, 2017
You might think you’d have to be nuts to try to compete with Frito-Lay, but in a presentation hosted by the Tulane Family Business Center on Friday, Jan. 27, the co-owner of Germack Pistachio Co. said the snack food business is actually a very good business to be in.
EMBA International Intensive Week

All the world's a classroom for executive MBA students

January 30, 2017
What’s the best way to learn how to do business internationally? For about 100 executive MBA students from around the world, the answer is to spend a week together.