On Thursday, Aug. 10, the day Fred Cerrone, founder and CEO of Hotel Equities, marked 50 years in the hotel and hospitality industry, his company celebrated with a surprise party in the office. Little did he know there was more to come.
FOCUS Brands, the franchisor of Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzsky’s, has named Robinson EMBA alumna Kat Cole its COO and president, North America, a new position in which she will lead the company’s domestic franchise brands in addition to its licensing division.
Ron Rich from the EMBA program’s class of 2018 has assumed the role of CEO of Polytron, a leading engineering consultancy and systems integration firm.
What makes an exceptional COO and how can you become one? EMBA professor Nathan Bennett explains in The European Business Review.
Former basketball star Odie Donald (B.A. ’03, EMBA ’12) helps others gain skills for a strong workforce.
2008 EMBA alumnus Rahim Charania, founder and CEO of American Fueling Systems, wears uncertainty like a warm blanket.