Eberly Celebrates Thirty-Second Business Day

Posted on 4/9/2010 2:23:31 PM
Business Day 1

The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology celebrated Business Day on Tuesday, April 6, 2010. This annual event was renamed as the Lt. Col. Charles B. Stevenson Memorial Business Day in honor of the event founder.

Nearly eight hundred students selected among five different panel sessions in which business guests talked with them about career paths, challenges, and the job market. Following the departmental sessions, students attended a networking session, in which they had an opportunity to talk directly with more than fifty business executives.

During a luncheon session, Dean Robert Camp made a presentation regarding leadership in the twenty-first century. He also recognized five distinguished business alumni by inducting them into the IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology Hall of Distinction. Included among the inductees were

  • Thomas E. Costello ’88
    Founder and CEO, UpStreme, Inc.
  • Walter L. Lewis ’70
    Smith, Lewis, Chess & Co, LLP
  • Timothy M. Pulte ’85
    Chief Operating Officer
    Delaware River Port Authority
  • Brien Wall ’70
    Certified Family Business Specialist
    Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company
  • Dean S. C. Williams ’64
    Retired Chairman
    Travelers Insurance, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Delaware

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Senior Business honors students, College of Business Student Advisory Council members, and student organization leaders were all recognized during the event.

See detailed information about the Hall of Distinction inductees.