Professor Kanan’s thoughts on the Wells Fargo Scandal

Professor Kanan’s thoughts on the Wells Fargo Scandal

 In my experience as a business professor, auditor and strategic consultant, such conditions that lead to fraudulent activities like the ones Wells Fargo has admitted to, are almost always rooted in a failure at the C-level of the organization; the “tone at the top”. 

Professor Kanan’s thoughts on the Wells Fargo Scandal

Professor Kanan’s thoughts on the Wells Fargo Scandal

Posted by: on Sep 20, 2017 | No Comments
 In my experience as a business professor, auditor and strategic consultant, such conditions that lead to fraudulent activities like the ones Wells Fargo has admitted to, are almost always rooted in a failure at the C-level of the organization; the “tone at the top”. 

Food Marketing Expert, Professor Russell Zwanka weighs in on Whole Foods-Amazon Merger

Food Marketing Expert, Professor Russell Zwanka weighs in on Whole Foods-Amazon Merger

Posted by: on Aug 24, 2017 | No Comments

The merger of Whole Foods and Amazon is something that took most of us in the industry as a surprise.  In fact, the cultures of the two companies could not be any different.  Look a little closer, though, and we see the merger clearly benefiting Whole Foods more than Amazon.

Mid-Hudson Regional Business Plan Competition

Mid-Hudson Regional Business Plan Competition

Posted by: on May 1, 2017 | No Comments

SUNY New Paltz students presented the following business ideas at the Mid-Hudson Regional Business Plan Competition held at Marist on April 7, 2017:

Students Embark on a Business Trip to Manhattan

Students Embark on a Business Trip to Manhattan

Posted by: on May 1, 2017 | No Comments

On Monday, April 10th 21 students were hosted by Dan Black, the Director of Recruiting for the Americas for a presentation at the Ernst & Young LLP New York City headquarters in Times Square. Dan discussed his career path and E&Y and how E&Y recruits and retains their talent. The students also met and networked with 2 recent hires Ariel Glick and Darius Edwards who discussed their careers at E&Y.

Food Marketing Summit 2017

Food Marketing Summit 2017

Posted by: on May 1, 2017 | No Comments

The SUNY  New Paltz AMA and School of Business Food Marketing hosted the Second Annual New Paltz Food Marketing Summit Wednesday, April 5, 2017.