May 21, 2015

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Lisa Featherngill of Abbot Downing Named Top 50 Women in Wealth Management

Lisa Featherngill, head of Planning for Abbot Downing based in Winston-Salem, has been named to Private Asset Management’s 50 Most Influential Women in Private Wealth.  Featherngill, a 30-year veteran in the wealth industry, was recognized for her expertise and contribution in wealth transfer, family education and financial administration in the May edition of the magazine.   […]

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May 7, 2015

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Michael Gallagher | Alumni Service Award Winner Speech [Video]

The George Mason University Alumni Association annually recognizes outstanding alumni at the Celebration of Distinction. This year, Michael Gallagher MBA ’94 is the recipient of the 2015 Alumni Service Award. A segment of Gallagher’s thank you speech can be found below. “I’m not a joiner, and I never have been. In fact I’m too often embarrassed when […]

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May 7, 2015

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Marketing Prof Bequeaths Half Million to School of Business

Former marketing professor Hale Tongren and his wife Sally have long been supporters of the School of Business. In 1986 they established the Tongren Marketing Endowed Scholarship, which is awarded annually to a top marketing major. Tongren passed away in 2009 followed by his wife in 2014. In another act of generosity, the Tongren’s bequeathed […]

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April 30, 2015

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Dominion Gives $50,000 to Support Student Entrepreneurship at Mason

The George Mason University School of Business Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship serves as a central hub for entrepreneurship education and innovation activity, providing space and mentorship for students across George Mason University. In its first year, the center’s Mason Innovation Lab has welcomed and supported numerous successful entrepreneurial ventures from a new beverage product […]

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April 23, 2015

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Mentoring Beyond Graduation

Faculty know they’ve made an impact on their students when they come back as alumni to contribute to their alma mater. For alumna Shauntae Barber, BS Marketing ’04, giving back to Mason means helping students pursue their career goals just as her professors did for her—as mentor and teacher. Her goal is to become an […]

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