Mays welcomes 13 new faculty members for Fall 2014

By • September 1st, 2014 • Category: Faculty, Staff

At Mays Business School, our outstanding faculty are consistently recognized for their research and teaching accomplishments. This year, we welcome 13 new faculty members. Mark Houston has joined the Department of Marketing as department head, professor and the Blue Bell Creameries Chair in Business. Houston is the inaugural holder of the chair, which was created […]

Shankar, Ireland and Hitt among most highly cited researchers

By • June 30th, 2014 • Category: Faculty, Staff

Mays Business School professors Venkatesh Shankar, Duane Ireland and Mike Hitt have been recognized among the most frequently cited economics and business researchers. All three were selected as 2014 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers. Inclusion on the list is based on having the most articles cited in the top 1 percent of their field between […]

New CNVE director aims to grow entrepreneurship across Texas A&M

By • May 29th, 2014 • Category: Centers, Staff

Blake Petty, the former Assistant Vice President for Research at Texas A&M University, has been named the new director for the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship (CNVE) at Mays Business School. As director, Blake assumes responsibility for Startup Aggieland along with the student accelerator’s oversight board and the full repertoire of programs at CNVE. […]

Women are primed for major positions in politics, a top strategist asserts

By • January 21st, 2014 • Category: Programs, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

HOUSTON – National public affairs strategist Catherine “Kiki” McLean breathed belief into nearly 100 women who gathered in the CITYCENTRE campus on Jan. 15. Her interactive presentation, “Making It In a Man\’s World – A View from Inside the Beltway,” elicited laughter, groans and applause.

Diversity an essential ingredient of global businesses, EY executive explains

By • January 17th, 2014 • Category: Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Ken Bouyer spends his time looking for ways to support diversity in his company, EY (formerly Ernst & Young). Bouyer is the Americas Director of Inclusiveness Recruiting for EY and a passionate supporter of diversity who has spent years contributing to a corporate culture that empowers diverse hires to succeed.

Freshman students present research findings

By • December 4th, 2013 • Category: Programs, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Instructors Richard Johnson and Henry Musoma see a need for students in the Freshman Business Initiative (FBI) to gain hands-on research experience as early as possible. In the program that helps Mays Business School freshmen transition into college, small groups of freshmen meet with student peer advisors and faculty mentors.

2013 Retailing Summit brings the basics to the forefront

By • November 14th, 2013 • Category: Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Change. Engagement. Values. Passion. Omni-channel. These themes emerged prominently from the 2013 Retailing Summit recently hosted by Texas A&M University\’s Center for Retailing Studies at Mays Business School.

Career closet offers Mays students professional attire

By • November 1st, 2013 • Category: Staff, Students, Texas A&M

What began as a request from one student for clothes nice enough to wear to a job interview has snowballed into a new service benefiting all students at Mays Business School.

Three Days to Glory: Program Gives Aspiring Entrepreneurs a Chance to Shine

By • October 11th, 2013 • Category: Centers, Faculty, Programs, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Students from across the Texas A&M campus will have the opportunity to see if they have what it takes to form their own tech-based company. The catch: they only have three days.

Mays Business School welcomes two directors in key positions

By • October 2nd, 2013 • Category: Departments, Staff, Texas A&M

Mays Business School added directors this week: David Perryman as the Communications Director and Patti Urbina as the new Full-Time MBA Director.