Meet Kendall Ruber

MSBA Graduate 2020Kendall Ruber is a data analyst at Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, and The Habit Burger Grill. In her role, Kendall extracts and analyzes data from Yum! Brand’s various subsidiaries, ranging in areas from…

MSBA Graduate 2020Kendall Ruber is a data analyst at Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, and The Habit Burger Grill. In her role, Kendall extracts and analyzes data from Yum! Brand’s various subsidiaries, ranging in areas from food safety to cybersecurity across the brands’ international markets. She belongs to the...

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Meet Lynn Porter

MSBA Graduate 2010 Lynn Porter is a Senior CRM Marketing Professional for the Communication Operations and Production team at Humana. She is responsible for optimizing consumer approaches to drive maximization & improve health outcomes by facilitat…

MSBA Graduate 2010 Lynn Porter is a Senior CRM Marketing Professional for the Communication Operations and Production team at Humana. She is responsible for optimizing consumer approaches to drive maximization & improve health outcomes by facilitating communication initiatives to Humana members. Lynn organizes marketing communications to members based on detailed quantitative analyses of consumer databases...

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The Art(s) of Business

Alison Addie is a triple threat, offering a mix of the arts with a business sensibility with an eye towards community engagement. Originally a music performance major at The Ohio State University, the flutist felt something was missing —  at the s…

Alison Addie is a triple threat, offering a mix of the arts with a business sensibility with an eye towards community engagement. Originally a music performance major at The Ohio State University, the flutist felt something was missing —  at the school and in her path. “I wasn’t getting the practical side, that entrepreneurial or...

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Kent Oyler joins UofL College of Business as executive in residence

Kent Oyler has joined the University of Louisville College of Business as an executive in residence. In this role, Oyler will advise college leaders and deliver services to help to raise the profile of the College of Business with Louisville-area …

Kent Oyler has joined the University of Louisville College of Business as an executive in residence. In this role, Oyler will advise college leaders and deliver services to help to raise the profile of the College of Business with Louisville-area employers. The work is intended to increase internships, corporate affiliations, fundraising and utilization of the college’s...

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February Virtual Lunch: Trends in Podcasting

Podcasting is not new, but the industry has flourished in recent months. Data says that only a portion as small as 22% of Americans were aware of podcasts just a few years ago. By 2020, nearly 75% of U.S. adults use the medium. The reason why podcasts have become so popular is that they are […]

Trends in podcasting

Podcasting is not new, but the industry has flourished in recent months. Data says that only a portion as small as 22% of Americans were aware of podcasts just a few years ago. By 2020, nearly 75% of U.S. adults use the medium. The reason why podcasts have become so popular is that they are easy to consume and suitable for both personal and professional topics. Our February virtual lunch featured a panel of podcast experts, who shared their experience with the medium, how it can be effective marketing for startups and many other businesses, as well as tips on how to launch your own podcast.

Panelists were Jacob Bozarth, cofounder and CEO of Resonate Recordings, a leading podcast creation, production and hosting platform in Louisville; Bradley Davis, co-founder and CEO of Podchaser, a VC-backed podcast database; Laura Ellis, Senior Producer & Podcast Editor at Louisville Public MediaLogan Jones, co-host and producer for the Middle Tech podcast in Lexington; and Chase Minnifield, President of EZ Turn and cohost of CTC (Cut the Check) podcast in Lexington. The panel was moderated by Jason Falls, head of digital strategy at Cornett, a full-service advertising agency based in Lexington, and host of two marketing podcasts, Digging Deeper and Winfluence.

Constancy Through Change

Katherine Haynes started at the College of Business back in 2002.In her 18 years at UofL, she has worked under three deans (plus an interim dean), seen Fraiser Hall expand to include an Equine and Entrepreneurship wing, and observed a myriad of program…

Katherine Haynes started at the College of Business back in 2002.In her 18 years at UofL, she has worked under three deans (plus an interim dean), seen Fraiser Hall expand to include an Equine and Entrepreneurship wing, and observed a myriad of programmatic shifts and changes consistent with a College growing and evolving to meet...

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Economics professor featured on NPR podcast

Economics professor Jose Fernandez, PhD was recently interviewed on The Indicator from Planet Money on NPR. He spoke about the economic impact of COVID-19 on Hispanic communities. Listen to the podcast below or via The Indicator’s …

Economics professor Jose Fernandez, PhD was recently interviewed on The Indicator from Planet Money on NPR. He spoke about the economic impact of COVID-19 on Hispanic communities. Listen to the podcast below or via The Indicator’s NPR page.

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Make Your Own Way

There’s never one path to success, and it never looks like a straight line. Austin Brandon understands that on the road to a better tomorrow, the journey itself can take you down a variety of detours and potential one-ways. A recent graduate of the Col…

There’s never one path to success, and it never looks like a straight line. Austin Brandon understands that on the road to a better tomorrow, the journey itself can take you down a variety of detours and potential one-ways. A recent graduate of the College of Business, Austin’s excellent academic record is the product of...

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