Six finalists have been announced for the Leonard and Phyllis Attman Competitive Business Prize, the culmination of a competition that showcases many of the University of Baltimore community's most talented and driven entrepreneurs.
The University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business Merrick Engages Series continues on Nov. 16 with Bob Luddy, founder of CaptiveAire - a leading maker of commercial kitchen ventilation - in a conversation entitled "Making Entrepreneurship and Innovation Work in the Manufacturing Sector."
Graduates of the University of Baltimore report median annual earnings of $55,100 after 10 years in the job market. With that amount in mind, the Baltimore Business Journal, using data supplied by the U.S. Department of Education's new College Scorecard, places UB fourth in Maryland among all qualifying institutions, public or private.
The University of Baltimore is among four of Maryland's leading universities in developing a plan that applies cutting-edge technologies - such as free public internet, smart street lights and innovative transportation hubs - to improve the lives of residents in West Baltimore.
Steve Isberg, professor in the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business, will serve as a panelist for a free webcast, "Reevaluating a Customer's Credit Risk: Modern Valuation Models for the Credit Team to Better Predict a Customer's Insolvency Risk or Chapter 11," on Oct. 3.