News Archive

Valle named outstanding instructor at U.S. Air Force Academy

Valle, who is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy and a Distinguished Visiting Professor there this academic year, received the F. Theodore Helmer Award as the Outstanding Instructor in Management.

Kristy Ruiz named director of Love School of Business graduate programs

Ruiz will provide leadership for the Elon MBA, MSA and M.S. in Management programs.

Elon MBA Class of 2018 completes capstone case competition

The graduating cohort applied the knowledge and skills acquired during the program to a business case analysis presentation.  

MBA global engagement experience sends students to Vietnam

MBA students and faculty participated in an experiential course in Southeast Asia during January.

Elon conference to explore data analytics landscape

The fourth annual Elon Business Analytics Conference will focus on the latest data analytics trends and how organizations can use analytics to optimize opportunities from manufacturing to marketing.

Love School of Business professors publish case study

International business professor Carri Tolmie and Love School of Business founding dean Thomas Tiemann published a case through the Ivey Business School Foundation.

Ajjan presents paper on the impact of brand momentum on sales

Associate Professor Haya Ajjan presented her research to academic and industry experts and business analytics professionals during the 2017 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA Symposium.

Tolmie publishes paper in International Journal of Business Environment

Research co-authored by the assistant professor of international business examines the influence of corporate social responsibility and consumer ethnocentrism.

Lyons publishes paper in the Journal of Managerial Psychology

Associate Professor of Management Brian Lyons published his paper about the effectiveness of peer reporting policies.

Ajjan presents on return policies at INFORMS conference

Haya Ajjan, associate professor of management information systems, presented at the 2017 INFORMS conference in Houston.

Accounting professors awarded Lean Education Advancement Foundation Scholarship

Paula Weller and Pieter Swanepoel, both of the Department of Accounting, were recognized as scholarship recipients at the Lean Accounting and Manufacturing Summit.

Sigma Iota Epsilon organization inducts new members

The honorary and professional management fraternity inducted more than 30 students.

Elon MBA named nation's #4 'best administered' program

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

Moorman receives the 2000 Decennial Award from The Leadership Quarterly

The Frank S. Holt, Jr. Professor of Business Leadership’s article on transformational leadership was cited as the most influential article published by the journal during the 1990s.

Marketing professors publish paper in Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services

Assistant Professors Timothy Norvell and Alisha Horky researched the effects gift card programs have on company revenue and profit.

Love School of Business professors take second place in case-writing competition

Paula Weller, Linda Poulson and Brian Nienhaus won second place for their co-authored accounting case.

Elon MBA welcomes new cohort

Twenty-four students join the 125 working professionals and full-time students studying in the program.

Lyons co-edits a special issue of the Journal of Business and Psychology

Associate Professor of Management Brian Lyons co-edited a special issue about how sports data can be used to study organizational phenomena.

Love School of Business professors publish case in the IMA Educational Case Journal

Paula Weller, Linda Poulson and Brian Nienhaus published an accounting case study in the IMA Educational Case Journal.

Nine full-time faculty members join Love School of Business

The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business welcomed new full-time faculty members in accounting, economics, finance and management.

Love School of Business professors present at Academy of Marketing Science conference

Alisha Horky, Kacy Kim and Carri Tolmie shared insights from their research studies involving cause-related marketing, the psychology of branding, ad countdown effects and sports team symbols’ effect on distance performance.

Elon MBA cohort explores business in Europe

As part of an international business course, students visited VF Corp., AkzoNobel Coatings, UPS and Cisco abroad to discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by doing business in 21st century Europe.

Valle publishes journal article on new measure of psychological needs

Matthew Valle, Martha and Spencer Love professor of business and professor of management, and colleagues have published a report on a series of investigations of a newly developed measure of psychological needs.

Ajjan presents on data-driven marketing at AMS conference

Associate Professor Haya Ajjan discussed how organizations can use AI to focus less on data preparation and more on data exploration and business solutions.

Jen Platania named associate dean for Love School of Business

The chair of the Department of Economics will assume her new role starting June 1.

Ueng urges graduates to embrace ‘the mountains of life, business and beyond’

Grace W. Ueng, founder and CEO of Savvy Growth, encouraged students receiving master’s degrees in business administration and management to endure through life’s challenges during her Commencement address May 19 in Whitley Auditorium.

Katharine Frazier ’05 G'17 receives Richard H. Behrman Award

The annual award is presented to the most outstanding graduating Elon MBA student.

Valle publishes in Journal of Business Ethics

Matthew Valle, Martha and Spencer Love Professor of Business and professor of management, has published the results of a multi-year analysis of the relationship between politics perceptions and unethical behavior.

Love School of Business organizes day focused on latest analytics trends

Industry leaders gathered to present valuable insights on the changing landscape of analytics.

Three Elon MBA students awarded CMA scholarships

Katharine Frazier, Stephen Farabee and Michael Drane received scholarships to pursue Certified Management Accountant certification.

Beta Gamma Sigma honor society welcomes new inductees

Bruce Nelson, former Office Depot chief executive officer, spoke at the ceremony  that honored Martha and Spencer Love School of Business students who were selected by the honor society for their distinguished academic performance.

Moorman presents research at Academy of Business Research Conference

The Frank S. Holt, Jr. Professor of Business Leadership presented a paper about the relationship between leader integrity and trust.

Elon MBA holds sixth annual case competition

MBA students demonstrate acquired knowledge and skill in internal case competition for regional company.

Elon alum, MBA candidate honored as one of the '40 Under Forty'

Reed LaPlante '03 was recently recognized as a young leader by the Triad Business Journal for his professional, personal and community accomplishments. 

Elon MBA students experience business and culture of Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok

Students connected with businesses in Vietnam and Thailand, engaging in compelling discussions about emerging economies and the interaction of business and government.

Valle publishes in Career Development International

The article explores the mechanisms underlying prevention-focus and promotion-focus, two distinct dimensions of regulatory focus undertaken to fulfill different goals.

Elon to honor Louis DeJoy for entrepreneurial leadership

The former CEO of New Breed Logistics will be presented with the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership on March 1 at 5 p.m. in the LaRose Digital Theatre.

Ajjan discusses artificial intelligence at the DSA Marketing and Communications Conference

Associate Professor Haya Ajjan shared how organizations are using artificial intelligence to make their brand experience more personalized and predictive.

Ajjan presents on Elon organizational analytics graduate curriculum at Dublin symposium

Associate Professor Haya Ajjan discussed the Elon MBA and M.S. in Management organizational analytics concentration during the 2016 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA/IFIP WG8.3 Symposium: Innovations in Data Analytics.

Elon students, state leaders discuss North Carolina’s global engagement

The students reviewed data patterns and trends presented in the N.C. Global Engagement Snapshot at a recent N.C. Coalition for Global Competitiveness meeting.

CPAs obtain continuing professional education at Elon seminar

The one-day seminar covered new developments in accounting, auditing and tax, as well as ethics, the economy and leadership branding.

Valle publishes in Journal of Managerial Psychology

The article explores the phenomenon of surface acting as a mediator between personality and work-related outcomes.

Sigma Iota Epsilon initiates new members

The Elon chapter of the honorary and professional business fraternity recognized 26 new members for their scholastic excellence in management.

Management professor presents paper at Southern Management Association conference

Research co-authored by Professor Matthew Valle investigates the relationship between individual perceptions of negative organizational environments on moral disengagement and subsequent outcomes.

Management professor publishes journal article

The article reviews conceptions of research legitimacy and impact as manifestations of the strategic intent of business schools.

Love School of Business professor co-authors article in Oxford Handbook

Robert Moorman, Frank S. Holt Jr. Professor of Business Leadership, examines how contemporary treatments of trust enhance people’s understanding of how trust and Organizational Citizenship Behavior performance interrelate. 

Love School of Business professors present at Academy of Management meeting

Brian Lyons, Robert Moorman, Elena Kennedy, Rosey Bao and Sean McMahon shared their scholarship during the association’s annual meeting.

Professor’s paper published in Marketing Management Journal

Research co-authored by Alisha Horky, assistant professor of marketing, examines both annoying marketing and creepy marketing from a consumer’s perspective.

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.