The University of Akron
From left, Chuck Sulerzyski, president and CEO of Peoples Bank; student team members Layne Scheufler, Preston Matos and Eric Vlahos; and Dr. Bhanu Balasubramnian, faculty advisor.
UA business students clinch first place in business case competition
2017 Apr 13"This is the first time that UA has participated in this competition," said Dr. Bhanu Balasubramnian, faculty advisor and assistant professor of finance at UA. "Our students utilized their business knowledge to create an exceptional solution to the business case. The discussions between the panel and the team were very intense, but our team was well-prepared, stayed focused and provided thorough and thought-out answers."
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