At the event April 17 and 18, Walton College Dean Eli Jones and the Walton Master of Business Administration program recognized the first recipient of the Walton M.B.A. Distinguished Alumni Award, Christiane Brocky, an executive with Con-Agra Foods. Christian Hofer, an associate professor in the Department of Supply Chain Management, was named M.B.A. Teacher of the Year.
M.B.A. Alumni Reconnect provides alumni with the opportunity to network with fellow students and a chance to learn from campus and corporate leaders. This year’s theme was Thinking Like a Start-Up. The program incorporated entrepreneurship and innovative ways of thinking about business for startups and non-startups alike.