Guest speaker Jan Valentic (right) chatted with other
Spring Luncheon guests including Sanford Takiff, Commerce Alumni
Association board member, Nate Hobaugh, MBA Alumni Association Board
president, Zvi Ritz, Director of CCBA Office of Information Management
(back to camera), and Jack Valentic (left to right).
Kevin Waspi accepted the 2002 Excellence-in-Teaching
Award for Undergraduate Teaching. Waspi is noted for his "Real
Client Managed Portfolio" class in the Department of Finance.
Jan Valentic delivered the keynote address on future
markets, which she noted would be older and more rotund.
Jan Brueckner looks at his certificate citing him
as the 2002 winner of the Excellence-in-Teaching Award for Graduate
Teaching. Brueckner holds the Investors in Business Education Professorship
Bank of Oak Park, Park National Bank and Trust of Chicago, and Deloitte
& Touche LLP graciously provided underwriting for a portion
of the luncheon.
thanks to Andersen LLP, Bank One Corporation, Ernst &Young LLP,
LaSalle Bank N.A.for sponsoring multiple tables. Ace Hardware Corp.,
American Express Tax & Business Services, Baxter Healthcare,
Billow Butler, Cardinal Growth, CNA Insurance, Crowe Chizek &
Company, CS First Boston, Deloitte & Touche LLP, Duff &
Phelps LLC, FBOP Corporation, First Midwest Bank, Harris Trust,
IDFA, KPMG LLP, MBA Alumni Association, McGladrey & Pullen,
Mike Nash and Bob Standring, Miller Shakman Hamilton, Northwestern
Mutual, Paul O'Connor, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Rubloff,Inc.,
The Revere Group,Ltd., Washington,Pittman & McKeever LLC, Wildman
Harold Allen and Dixon, and William F.Gurrie & Co. Ltd. were