Baylor Bear named president & CEO of one of America’s 100 largest companies
In late February, TIAA — a leading financial services provider that ranks among the 100 largest corporations in America — named one of Baylor’s own as its president and CEO. As of May 1, Thasunda Brown Duckett (MBA ’01) now calls the shots for one of the nation’s largest providers of secure retirements and outcome-focused […]
Inaugural Baylor Impact Awards to Celebrate Entrepreneurial Success
Nominations are open for the inaugural Baylor Impact Awards. The new award program from the John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise, is designed to honor the accomplishments of Texas family-owned and Baylor alumni-owned businesses.
Baylor University Recognizes Gift by Ed and Denise Crenshaw, Names Hankamer School of Business Deanship in Honor
WACO, Texas (September 30, 2020) – Baylor University today announced the naming of the deanship at the Hankamer School of Business to honor William E. (Ed) and Denise Crenshaw of Lakeland, Florida, for their support of the Give Light Campaign and the University’s Hankamer School of Business. The William E. Crenshaw Endowed Dean within the Hankamer School of Business was funded through a portion of the recently announced $5 million gift from the Crenshaws. The new fund will provide endowment support for the initiatives, programs and projects essential to the School’s dean in executing their vision for Baylor Business and the mission of the School.
Baylor University Announces $5 Million Gift from Ed and Denise Crenshaw
WACO, Texas (Sept. 3, 2020) – Baylor University today announced a $5 million gift from William E. (Ed) and Denise Crenshaw of Lakeland, Florida, in support of the Give Light Campaign and the University's Hankamer School of Business. A portion of the gift qualifies for the Baylor Academic Challenge program, creating two endowed faculty positions within the Hankamer School of Business that will receive dollar-for-dollar matching funds as well as support for the School’s dean. The gift also will establish an endowed scholarship fund within Baylor’s Student Foundation.
NRGized Sports Marketing: Briggs Webster '13
Webster graduated from the Hankamer School of Business as a Sports Strategy and Sales (S3) major and currently lives in Houston where he works as a manager in the sports marketing department at NRG, Energy, Inc.
Alumni Profile: Ron Welborn
As a senior at Baylor, Ron Welborn (BBA ’98) was interested in real estate at a time when the industry was doing well. He now serves as Vice President of Development for Jackson-Shaw, a real estate development and investment firm in Dallas, Texas.
Putting Action Behind Passion in Costa Rica
In August, Hannah Neel, a 2018 Baylor Business graduate, began her journey in August 2018 with World Race, a mission trip that travels to 11 countries over 11 months.