Hall of Fame

The college’s annual Business Hall of Fame, sponsored by the college’s Board of Advisors, is the highest recognition given by the college to distinguished business leaders for their efforts in advancing the principles of the free market system while serving Atlanta’s national and international business communities. Some of the honorees have served on the college’s Board of Advisors.

2014 Hall of Fame Honorees

Learn about the 2014 Hall of Fame honorees and ceremony »


The Business Hall of Fame brings serious and well-deserved attention to business leaders while fostering closer ties between the J. Mack Robinson College of Business and the business community.

The Business Hall of Fame was established in 1985 to honor distinguished business leaders for their efforts in advancing the principles of our free market system.

While nominations are welcome from any person, the Board’s Marketing and Public Relations Committee reserves the right to make final selection of inductees.

Criteria for Selection

  • An individual whose major career thrust has been in the field of business as an entrepreneur, manager, executive or owner–or in any profession that provides support and counsel to business.
  • An individual who has recently made outstanding accomplishments in business or, through imaginative or innovative methods, has expanded the horizons of his or her chosen field.
  • An individual who has made a positive impact on society through contributions to his or her community above and beyond the realm of business.
  • An individual who, with those combined qualities, serves as a role model for business students at Georgia State University and other institutions of higher learning.

For more information, call the J. Mack Robinson College of Business Office of Communications and Marketing at 404-413-7075.

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