Success Stories

Procter and Gamble (P&G) is the world's largest consumer goods company, and they spend the time necessary to maintain strong relationships with their hiring pipeline and hire good talent like UK MBA alum, Amy Nutt.

University of Kentucky’s Engineering/MBA dual degree alums and classmates, William Sanders and Senait Nuguse, have recently been promoted to Senior Analyst of Revenue Management and Senior Pricing Analyst at United Airlines.

The Kentucky Nonprofit Network, the state of Kentucky's association of nonprofit organizations, recently elected alum and Gatton Business Hall of Fame member, Marian Guinn ('84 and '86), to their Board of Directors.

Gatton's One Year MBA ranks #23 in the recent “2020 Best 1-Year MBA Programs” rankings survey according to College Consensus, which is a unique college ranking and review aggregator.

DePaul University's Director of Athletics DeWayne Peevy announced that UK MBA student Taylor Stapleton as Senior Associate Athletics Director for Revenue Generation and Strategic Initiatives and will serve as as integral member of the department's senior staff.   

UK MBA welcomes all working professionals, industry leaders and executives in Kentucky (and beyond) to learn more about Gatton's professional MBA programs at the Professional MBA Virtual Open House event on December 9th.

UK MBA alum, Michelle Allen, is promoted to VP of Sales, DIY for Valvoline at their world headquarters in Lexington, KY becoming only the 2nd woman to be promoted to a VP position for their organization.

Beam Suntory, a world leader in premium spirits, has named UK MBA alum Victoria Russell as its first Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer.

Transparent BPO, a rapidly growing company and global contact center, has hired UK MBA and Gatton alum Natalie Dickey as their VP of Finance. 

UK MBA  and Gatton alum Ashley Bielefeld of Messer Construction Co. is part of a team leading the $126M NASIC Expansion at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, the largest single-site construction project in the history of the base.