A good life shared
The Ohio State University Alumni Association
Ohio State students and alumni such as Cal Wible (BSBA '49, MBA '50) have made the Buck-I-SERV alternative break program a gift to communities in need and an example for others to follow. Journey to Florida with a recent contingent of students to see how these efforts brought joy to their young charges.
August 16, 2019
As coworking booms in Columbus, independents ready for national players
Danielle Lim is the co-founder of another Grandview space with Melissa Blackburn, whom she met while getting her MBA at Fisher College of Business. One Thursday evening after what Blackburn describes as a “girl boss” event, they were both feeling inspired and Lim mentioned an NPR piece she heard on coworking spaces. By Tuesday, they were looking at the building that now houses Haven Collective on Riverside Drive.
July 15, 2019
Rachel Friedman on how owning a business is like flying on a trapeze – without a net
Columbus Business First
As part of Columbus Business First’s Women of Influence podcast, Rachel Friedman (EMBA ’02) shares her entrepreneurial journey and the incredible impact her Executive MBA degree from Fisher has had on her success as the founder and CEO of TENFOLD.
July 12, 2019
Meet PNC Bank's new local leader
Columbus Business First
The new leader of one of the largest banks in Central Ohio is a 24-year industry veteran who's rarely stood still during her ascent through the ranks. Mary Auch (MBA '04) has been named president of the Central Ohio market for PNC Bank.
April 22, 2019
A Haven for entrepreneurs and community
Fisher College of Business
Melissa Blackburn and Danielle Lim became friends while classmates in Fisher’s Working Professional MBA program. Since graduating in 2011, they’ve remained connected and co-founded Haven Collective, a co-working space in the Columbus area.
February 26, 2019
Reformed ex-convict to share story at TEDx talk
Harley Blakeman (BSBA '17) will bring his message of redemption as part of the TEDxOhioStateUniversity conference, showing how he has used self-confidence — sometimes to a fault — to make his progression from drug dealer to an Ohio State graduate, published author, speaker and CEO of Honest Jobs, a company that helps ex-convicts find employment.
February 20, 2019
Idelle K. Wolf (BSBA '74) honored by Women Inc. as a 2018 Most Influential Corporate Director
The magazine has recognized Idelle K. Wolf (BSBA '74) on a list of female executives, achievers and leaders contributing their leadership and talents to the boards of respected corporations and major organizations.
February 7, 2019