The Max M. Fisher College of Business Alumni Board founded the annual Alumni Awards in 1993 to establish a tradition of honoring living alumni who personify the college’s legacy of excellence. Recognized for their outstanding achievements, career accomplishments and dedication to their communities, recipients are celebrated at our annual Alumni Awards Dinner.
Please join us for the 2019 Fisher Alumni Awards Dinner on Friday, October 25, 2019.
5:30 p.m. Reception
6 p.m. Dinner and Presentation of Awards
This award is presented to an alumna or alumnus in their early to mid-career who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in business, civic involvement and service to the college. Must be 45 years of age or younger.
2019 Recipient Damon Frost (BSBA '96)
This award is presented to an alumna or alumnus recognized for significant contributions to the entrepreneurship community through the development, launch and investment in successful new ventures. This award also recognizes outstanding commitment to the next generation of entrepreneurs.
2019 Recipient Kenneth (Ken) L. Coleman (BSBA '65, MBA '72)
Global Business Excellence Award
This award is presented to an alumna or alumnus recognized nationally and internationally for significant contributions to business — and for helping to advance the global learning of Fisher students.
2019 Recipient Anu Saxena (BSBA '01)
Excellence in Service Award
This award is presented to an extraordinary alumna or alumnus who has demonstrated a consummate commitment to service — to their alma mater, in their local community and to humankind.
2019 Recipient Gerard E. (Moe) Modecki (BSBA '75, MBA '76)
Distinguished Alumni Leadership Award
Inspired by Max M. Fisher’s legacy of leadership and dedication to others, the Distinguished Alumni Leadership Award honors an alumna or alumnus who has served as a principled leader in their company and their community. They are service-oriented catalysts who affect positive change in their profession and seek to advance the common good.
2019 Recipients James R. Allen (MBA '81)
Denis G. Simon (BSBA '69)
2018 Fisher Alumni Awards
Contact Alumni Relations
To learn more about getting involved at Fisher, contact the Alumni Relations team.