The Fisher College of Business Alumni Board founded the Alumni Awards in 1993 to establish an annual tradition of honoring alumni who personify the college's tradition of excellence. Recognized for outstanding achievement, career accomplishments and community contributions, recipients are celebrated at an annual ceremony for their significant impact as leaders, professionals and citizens. 

November 2SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Fisher Alumni Awards

November 2, 2018
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center​​​​
Columbus, Ohio

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Professional Achievement Award

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.

Sunil Doshi2017 Recipient

Sunil Doshi (BSBA ’94)
Chief Financial Officer, Zoës Kitchen



Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award

This award is given to an alumna or alumnus recognized for significant contributions to the entrepreneurship and innovation community through the development, launch and investment in successful new ventures. This award also recognizes outstanding commitment to the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Brad Hunstable2017 Recipient

Brad Hunstable (WPMBA '05)
Founder and Chairman, Linear Labs



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.

Craig Bahner2017 Recipient

Craig Bahner (BSBA '86)
President, U.S. Morning Foods at the Kellogg Company



Excellence IN SERVICE Award

This award is presented to an extraordinary alumna or alumnus who has demonstrated a consummate commitment to service — from their alma mater, to their local community and to humankind.

Judy Tansky2017 Recipient

Judy Tansky (BS '68, MAcc '75, PHD '91)
Senior Lecturer, Fisher College of Business



Distinguished Alumni Leadership Award

With Max M. Fisher’s lifetime of leadership and championing worthwhile causes as inspiration, the Distinguished Alumni Leadership Award is presented to an alumna or alumnus who is an exemplar principle-based leader in their company and community. They are service-oriented catalysts who effect positive change in their profession and seek to advance the common good.

Paula Bennett2017 Recipient

Paula Bennett (BSBA '71)
President and Chief Executive Officer, J.Jill