University of Pittsburgh

April 7: 53rd Annual Business Alumni Association Awards Program

All Pitt Business alumni are invited to our 53rd Annual Business Alumni Association Awards Program. As always, this event is the highlight of the year and features extraordinary alumni and friends of the business school.
Friday, April 7, 2017
O’Hara Student Center
(Formerly the Concordia Club)
4024 O’Hara Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
This year we are pleased to honor:
International Distinguished Alumnus Award:
Ferry A. Soetikno (MBA ’87), President Director, CEO, Dexa Medica (Indonesia)
Distinguished Alumni Awards:
John T. Harper (MBA ’82), President, Store Design, Visual, Construction, and Operations, Macy’s, Inc.
Robert B. Harrison (MBA ’91), Chief Omnichannel Officer, Macy’s, Inc.
H. J. Zoffer Medal for Meritorious Service Award:
Ben L. Fryrear (MBA ’64), President (Retired) and Board Member, Applied Avionics, Inc.
Distinguished Service Award
Tricina Cash (EMBA ’09), Strategic Initiatives and Business Consultant; President, Pitt Black MBA Network (PBAN)
CBA Outstanding Alumna Award
Karla G. Geci (BSBA ’01), Strategic Partner Development, Facebook (London)
Corporate Appreciation Award
EY, award accepted by Lynette Horrell, Managing Partner, Pittsburgh Office
2:30 p.m. – Social Media and its Impact on Global Business featuring Karla Geci of Facebook – O’Hara Student Center Dining Room (main floor)
4:00 p.m. – Thought Leaders Panel:  The Changing Landscape of Retail, featuring John T. Harper and Robert B. Harrison of Macy’s, Inc.  (Moderated by Associate Dean Jeffrey Inman) – O’Hara Student Center Dining Room
5:30 p.m. – 53rd Annual Business Alumni Association Awards Presentation, O’Hara Student Center Dining Room
6:45 p.m. –Reception with complimentary beverages and dinner stations, O’Hara Student Center Ballroom (second floor)
Please Register HERE
The event will be free to the first 200 people who register.
Questions? Contact Jim Waite at 412-648-1620 or