• Randall Bramblett

    UGA Tribute to Otis Redding

    Events

    At first blush, Athens isn't a town that's readily connected to '60s soul music sensation Otis Redding, a member of both the Rock and Roll and Georgia Music halls of fame.

  • Ray Young

    CFO Roundtable 2009 Year-End Dinner

    Events

    Terry College of Business Dean Robert T. Sumichrast addressed some 150 Atlanta-area senior finance executives on Nov. 19 at the CFO Roundtable's 2009 Year-End Dinner and CFO of the Year award presentation. Sumichrast praised the nationally recognized roundtable program in remarks preceding a keynote address by Ray G. Young, who at the time of his speech was nearing the end of a tumultuous year as chief financial officer of General Motors Co.

  • Cayle Bywater

    The Cayle Project

    Programs

    Cayle Bywater had a simple desire to help people, says her friend and classmate Beth Daniell, who frequently carpooled with Bywater to take evening courses at UGA’s Gwinnett campus in the Master of Internet Technology program.

  • Dill Driscoll

    Mark “Dill” Driscoll

    Executives

    Mark "Dill" Driscoll has done it all in what he calls "experiential marketing," and as Terry's first Entrepreneur-in-Residence he's passing his fiery will to succeed on to the next generation.

  • Dan Amos

    Dan Amos (BBA 1973)

    Alumni

    Amos (BBA ’73), the 56-year-old head of Georgia’s fourth-largest public company — and a perennial Fortune magazines choice as one of the best places to work in America — has made a career of his powers of persuasion.

  • Tom Viera

    Tom Viera (MBA 2001)

    Alumni

    An animal lover who once considered becoming a veterinarian, Viera was a regional financial manager for a large publishing company before leaving the rat race to open a do-it-yourself doggie detailing business.

  • Steve Jones

    Steve Jones (BBA 1978, JD 1987)

    Alumni

    Steve Jones is using his knowledge and experience as a Superior Court judge to address poverty in Athens-Clarke County as chairman of the Athens Area Community Foundation.

  • Chris Welton

    Chris Welton (BBA 1981, JD 1985)

    Alumni

    Welton (BBA ’81, JD ’85) cut his teeth in international sports marketing at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, and the former academic All-American is now CEO of Atlanta-based Helios Partners Inc., an international Olympics branding and sports marketing company that also has an office in London, site of the 2012 Summer Olympics.

  • Steve Green

    Steve Green (BBA 1971)

    Alumni

    Green is helping the Georgia Ports Authority develop broad-based Congressional support for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Program, which will allow the next generation of super-sized cargo vessels to navigate into the Port of Savannah.

  • Frank Brumley

    Frank Brumley (BBA 1962)

    Alumni

    Plenty of partners have pulled a rope with Frank Brumley. He’s fired the dreams and balanced the interests of bankers, realtors, planners, contractors, politicians, environmentalists, civic groups, churches, educators, administrators, restaurateurs, other developers — any and everybody it takes, in fact, to build and foster successful communities.