Celebration of Success

U.S. Presidential Historian Goodwin speaks about leadership – and President Trump – at Business School fundraiser When Doris Kearns Goodwin talks of “my guys” – the leaders she has studied in unparalleled depth over her career as U.S. presidential historian – she ticks off shared traits such as intelligence, empathy, energy and communication skills. But […]

Celebration of Success

‘Ambron Knowledge Exchange’ conference room, interim dean announced at fundraiser gala The financial crisis of 2008 was characterized by panicked politicians, bankers and regulators. During the global meltdown, John J. Mack, chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley, stayed calm. Mack, regarded as one of the most distinguished and influential leaders in the global finance industry, […]

Danielle Worthman talks about her experience at Celebration of Success

Meeting with Senator Simpson was beyond thrilling! I have never been able to engage so fully with tax reform and fiscal change. However, he offered up many words of wisdom, including, “What goes up must come down. Do not ever make the mistake of getting too full of yourself”. This is what I enjoyed most, […]

Denver Business Community Comes Together to Support Business Education

DENVER – Over 500 people braved the first snow of May to attend the University of Colorado Denver Business School’s 2013 Celebration of Success. The event, which was held at the Grand Hyatt Denver, featured an armchair dialogue with Senator Alan Simpson (retired) and Cole Finegan, Partner at the law firm of Hogan Lovells. The […]

Celebration of Success Keynote Speaker Alan Simpson Speaks to DBJ

Alan Simpson, the outspoken US Senator from Wyoming (retired), spoke recently with the Denver Business Journal about sequestration and his upcoming trip to Denver. Senator Simpson, who was also Co-Chair of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform (2010), will be speaking at the University of Colorado Denver Business School’s 2013 Celebration of Success. […]

Student Spotlight: Katrin V. Jeschonnek

Katrin V. Jeschonnek is an MS candidate in Management & Organization at the University of Colorado Denver Business School. Katrin is originally from a small town called Taufkirchen, near Munich in Germany. She graduated from the University of Regensberg before attending CU Denver. Katrin received the Dean’s Super Merit scholarship for her performance, demonstrated leadership ability, […]

Commodities Student Spotlight: Jonathan Groeschel

Jonathan Groeschel is an undergraduate finance student at the University of Colorado Denver Business School. Jonathan was born in Georgia, but being part of a military family has meant living in a lot of different cities. Before coming to CU Denver, Jonathan studied at the College of Southern Maryland. Jonathan received the Xcel Energy scholarship to […]