Denice Torres, MBA ‘90, led one of the most successful transformations in Johnson & Johnson history, a feat recently highlighted by AL DÍA News. After 30 years in corporate America, Torres is described as an “executive turned entrepreneur,” using her knowledge to help women accelerate their success and thrive in meaningful careers.
Jason Castriota, EMBA ‘18, is the brains behind some of the most innovative brand campaigns in the auto industry. His recent work on the Mustang Mach-E was highlighted by the Los Angeles Times as a critical part of turning Ford in a “new, more aspirational direction.”
The Ross School of Business has announced the 2020 recipients of its Honorary Paton Fellow Award. Ross alumni Robert M. Patterson, BBA/ MAcc '96, and Jack S. Darville , MBA ‘70, will be recognized during a special induction ceremony on March 26, 2020.
Historically, in Africa and other emerging markets, the cost of internet and mobile devices have prohibited the majority of the population from accessing the internet. That’s now changing, thanks to advances in technology, the falling price of smartphones, and the work being done on the ground by leaders like Alicia Levine, MBA ’11.
Three years after launching Side Hustle Pro, Nicaila Matthews Okome, MBA ’15, is inspiring legions of listeners each week, and the podcast was most recently named as one of 15 top podcasts for women in Oprah Winfrey’s O, The Oprah Magazine .
Michigan Ross honored Cathy Bessant, BBA '82, and Mark Petroff, MBA '98, with annual alumni awards this month for their outstanding service to the Michigan Ross community and exceptional attainments in their career fields.