Alumni Awards

Since 1993, the Alumni Society of Fisher College of Business has recognized outstanding alumni for significant contributions to their professions, service to their communities and commitment to giving back to the college.

The annual Dean’s Dinner and Alumni Awards is a long-standing tradition honoring alumni who personify the college's tradition of excellence. Held on the Fisher campus, this elegant dinner and awards ceremony is a signature event.

Award recipients are individuals who have brought distinction to themselves and Fisher through their outstanding achievements. A fifth award category, the Entrepreneurship Award, was added in 2007.

Community Service Award

Recipients receive recognition for commitment to community, involvement in service and making a difference in the world.

International Award

Those who receive this award have made outstanding contributions to international business through their companies, industries and professions at home and abroad.

Distinguished Alumni

This award recognizes those who have provided exemplary leadership throughout their life and careers bringing distinction to The Ohio State University and Fisher.


Those who receive this award have been instrumental in fostering the spirit of entrepreneurship in the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Young Professional Achievement Award

Young alumni making an impact early in their careers are recognized for achieved excellence in their professions and service as role models and mentors to students.

For more information visit the Alumni Awards Web site.

In Their Own Words

Ami Scott
“Staying connected to Fisher has been as easy and natural as staying in touch with a good friend.”

Ami G. Scott, BSBA, MBA 1994
Young Professional Achievement Award 2008

2008 Alumni Award Winners

Community Service – Timothy F. McCarthy
International Award – Dale M. MacDonald
Distinguished Award – Philip H. Urban
Entrepreneurship Award – Timothy P. Keenan
Young Professional Achievement Award – Ami Scott