News Archive

Alisha Horky co-authors article in Journal of Research in Interactive Marketing

The assistant professor of marketing and her co-author examine the Facebook “Like" from a product and service perspective.

Haya Ajjan presents at Retail Technology Conference

The associate professor’s session focused on the value of collecting data for the purpose of recognizing patterns in the retail and point-of-service business.

Timothy Norvell and Alisha Horky publish paper in Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management

The assistant professors of marketing present a framework and model to evaluate the impact of promotions on company revenue and profit.

Mike Griffin G'16 receives Richard H. Behrman Award

The award is presented to the most outstanding Elon MBA student in the Class of 2016.

DeMaio to graduates: ‘You have the opportunity to reshape business’

DonnaLee DeMaio, president and CEO of United Guaranty, delivered the keynote address to the 41 students in the Love School of Business who received master’s degrees in business administration and management on May 20.

Alisha Horky’s paper published in Journal of Business Research

Research co-authored by the assistant professor of marketing examines the situational influences on customers’ self-service technology decisions.

Poulson, Weller earn NCACPA Outstanding Conference Speaker award

The North Carolina Association of CPAs recognized accounting professors Linda Poulson and Paula Weller for their presentation, “Improving Student Writing Skills in Accounting.”

Beta Gamma Sigma welcomes 47 new members

Top business students were inducted into Elon’s international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International.

Matthew Valle publishes article in Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship

The study examined the effects of promotion focus and prevention focus on work engagement.

Love School of Business organizes Business Analytics Conference

Participants learned from industry experts how to turn business analytics into profitable insights.

Love School of Business celebrates student & faculty achievements

An annual awards program held April 21 recognized the academic success and service of those involved with the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business. 

Brian Lyons’ research cited on ESPN.com

The associate professor’s work on off-duty deviance was recently cited in an article on predicting arrest rates of NFL draft picks.

Kevin O’Mara presents on social entrepreneurship panel

The professor of management served as a panelist in a discussion on fostering change-making leaders on campuses.

Larry Garber featured in Folio by Tealeaves article

The associate professor of marketing shared his insights on the effects of color preferences among consumers in modern society.

Haya Ajjan’s paper published in business journal

Research co-authored by the assistant professor of management information systems examines social media use by women entrepreneurs in Egypt and was published in International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business.

 

Valle and colleagues present three papers at international conferences

Matthew Valle, the Martha and Spencer Love Professor of Business and Professor of Management, has presented research at three international business/management conferences.

Matt Valle publishes article on political skill

The professor of management and co-authors found that the political skill dimension of perceived insincerity influences managerial ratings of performance and promotability.

Valle, O'Mara publish article in Journal of the Academy of Business Education

The professors of management describe a classroom exercise to explore and teach the fundamentals of adaptive project management.

Kevin O’Mara receives Best Paper Award from Academy of Business Research

The professor of management received honors during the society’s spring conference.

Elon Law and MBA students engage Shanghai and Hong Kong

Elon Law and MBA students met with top business and law leaders in China through a collaborative international business course.

Elon's chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma receives 'high honors' status

The international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business reserves the designation for college campuses "where academic excellence is valued."  

Sigma Iota Epsilon initiates new members

Elon’s chapter of the management fraternal organization welcomed 27 members earlier this month.

Elon’s MBA program earns top-20 national ranking from Bloomberg Businessweek

The new ranking places Elon #17 among the nation’s 74 best part-time MBA programs.

Elon MBA named nation's #1 "best administered" program

The Princeton Review gives top marks to the MBA program of Elon's Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.

Diane Horton to serve as program and outreach coordinator for Elon MBA in RTP, MSM programs

Horton will provide administrative assistance for the graduate programs.

Brooke Buffington to support business students’ professional development

As the new associate director of career services for the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business, Buffington will guide students in their career exploration process.

Paula Weller places second in National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution writing contest

The senior lecturer in accounting was honored for her original narrative on Colonel Arthur Forbis.

Kevin O’Mara to serve on Academy of Business Education Board of Directors

The professor of management will help guide the multidisciplinary association over the next three years.

Coleman Rich speaks with High Point Enterprise on gas prices

The senior lecturer in operations and supply chain management was quoted in the High Point, N.C. newspaper about variations in local gas prices.

Advice to MBA grads dished out 'Disney style'

From Pocahontas to Eeyore, life lessons derived from some of The Walt Disney Company’s most popular characters highlighted a Friday Commencement address by Duke Regional Hospital President Kathleen Galbraith to the newest graduates of Elon’s MBA program.

Love School of Business hosts Business Analytics Conference

Business managers and professionals in the local community attended the March conference to learn about the latest analytics trends and applications available to support companies.

Casey DiRienzo, Tina Das publish article in International Journal of Cross Cultural Management

The professors’ research explores the effects that corruption and diversity have on innovation across countries.

Amy Moorman presents case study at Southeast Case Research Association conference

The senior lecturer in business law presented her case study on human resource management dilemmas in a professional office setting.

Law and business students engage Singapore and Vietnam

Elon Law and MBA students met with top business and law leaders in Singapore and Vietnam through a collaborative international business course.

Elon MBA Program Opens Location in Research Triangle Park 
Elon’s nationally ranked part-time MBA program offers students the option to complete their degree on Elon’s campus, in Research Triangle Park or a combination of both locations. 

 

Kevin O’Mara, Art Cassill publish article in International Journal of Business and Social Science

Two Martha and Spencer Love School of Business professors recently published an article on executing a model for a study abroad course that targets a single global industry in a single country by developing a close relationship with a host university.

Kevin O’Mara, Art Cassill present at Academy of Business Education conference

The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business professors presented on designing an MBA/JD study abroad course to Cuba and the Cayman Islands.

Matt Valle presents paper at annual Southern Management Association conference

The Martha and Spencer Love Professor of Business presented his latest scholarship on organizational politics at the annual conference.

Kevin O’Mara presents research at Academy of Business Education conference

The professor of management discussed innovation solutions for management during his presentation at the annual conference.

Amy Moorman publishes article in Florida State University Law Review

The article explores the general doctrine that private employment is at-will, and the common law's exception to that doctrine for wrongful discharge in violation of "public policy."

Elon MBA named nation's #1 "best administered" program

The Princeton Review gives top marks to the MBA program of Elon's Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.

Kevin O’Mara receives awards from Atlantic Marketing Association

A paper co-authored by Professor Kevin O’Mara was recognized as “Best in Conference” and “Best in Track” at the Atlantic Marketing Association conference.

Tina Das delivers acceptance remarks for Lincoln Financial Professorship

The professor of economics in the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business was formally recognized as the university's new Lincoln Financial Professor on Aug. 18, 2014, as part of an annual ceremony to open the academic year.

Kevin O'Mara presents innovation research at international conference 

The LSB management professor and executive director of the Doherty Center for Entrepreneural Leadership presented a research paper on how individuals differ on the eight dimensions of creativity and the implications for teaching innovation.

Rodriguez, Ajjan, Honeycutt publish article in Atlantic Marketing Journal

The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business professors recently published research on how marketing faculty can implement role-play simulations using technology to improve students’ communication abilities.

Das, DiRienzo publish article on diversity and the economy

Two professors in the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business recently had their research published in the journal Ethnic and Racial Studies.

Entrepreneurs to graduate students: 'Your MBA will set you apart'

Elon University parents Ed and Joan Doherty P’07, co-founders of a company that operates dozens of family restaurant franchises, offered wisdom May 23 to Master of Business Administration candidates gathered in Whitley Auditorium for Commencement exercises.

Tina Das named Lincoln Financial Professor

The professor of economics and director of the Business Fellows program is recognized for excellece in teaching, scholarship, student mentoring and institutional leadership.

Michael Rodriguez, Haya Ajjan publish paper in Journal of Marketing Development and Competitiveness

The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business professors recently published research on how customer-focused technology and customer orientation process impacts sales performance.

Katie Galbraith MBA'07 to head Duke Regional Hospital

Galbraith has served as Duke Regional’s interim president since Sept. 30, 2013, and formerly served as the hospital’s vice president.