Leeds landed at number 20 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 undergraduate rankings among public universities. Overall Leeds ranked 31 among the combined public, private, and for-profit university rankings. These positions are up one spot each from the 2017 undergraduate business program rankings.Read more »
Leeds alumnus Jim Packer (Mktg ’85) is the featured entrepreneur at Silicon Flatirons’ upcoming startup meetup, Entrepreneurs Unplugged. Mr. Packer is head of Lionsgate’s global television distribution operations, directing strategies for capitalizing on evolving distribution opportunities in a fast-changing global marketplace.Read more »
Leeds assistant professor, Philip Fernbach will be presenting at TEDxMileHigh on July 7-8. Fernbach’s talk will focus on his book and the illusion that people know more than they actually do. Among the 20 other speakers, are CU Boulder affiliates, ATLAS Instructor Arielle Hein, and Author David Baron.Read more »
Doug Bennett, Leeds Management and Entrepreneurship faculty member, was honored with the CU Integrity Award. Doug, a former Airborne Ranger Infantry officer with a Bronze Star and Purple Heart, was recognized for representing the values and ideals in the CU Honor Code.Read more »
Dr. Christina Lacerenza has received a 2017 Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship. Christina will be joining the Management and Entrepreneurship program at Leeds, exploring effective leadership methods as it relates to speech and gender. Visit the postdoctoral affairs program to learn more about Christina and the other postdoctoral fellows.Read more »
Sarah Kauss (Acct ‘97) is the face of the June 2017 issue of Inc. Magazine. With $100 million in sales last year, S’well, the water bottle company she founded in 2010, is the fastest growing woman-owned company in the nation. Learn more about Sarah’s journey from accountant to successful entrepreneur in Inc.Read more »
Dr. Sharon F. Matusik has been appointed the permanent dean of Leeds by the University of Colorado’s Provost, Russell L. Moore. Dr. Matusik has been serving as the interim dean since January 2017, and she assumes the permanent role Thursday. Throughout 2017, Matusik has been instrumental in driving strategy and... Read more »
Business filings from the Colorado Secretary of State’s Office serve as a barometer of the health of the economy. The latest Secretary of State Indicators quarterly report showed continued growth in business filings and an overall positive outlook for the state economy despite slower growth. Download the Colorado Business and...