ATLANTA–Six individuals were honored on Nov. 15 at the 15th annual J. Mack Robinson College of Business Alumni Awards Celebration.
Five of the recipients are Robinson College graduates; one is an honorary alumna. Between them, they represent finance, pediatric healthcare, construction, feminine health, real estate, and cargo and logistics.
|Hall of Fame Award – Ravi Sinha (B.B.A. ’84)
Executive Vice Chairman, Global Corporate and Investment Banking
Bank of America, Merrill Lynch
|Distinguished Alumnus Award – Ron Frieson (MBA ’93)
President Foundation and External Affairs
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
|Distinguished Alumna Award –Xianqin (Lisa) Wallace (M.S. ’01)
Vice President, Americas
Silk Way West Airlines
|Alumnus Award for Service – David Boehmig (B.B.A. ’87)
President and Founder
Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty
|Outstanding Young Alumna Award – Lauren Schulte (B.B.A. ’10)
Founder and CEO
The Flex Company
|Honorary Alumna Award – Meredith Leapley
Founder and President
“It’s thrilling to recognize alumni and honorary alumni whose careers in business, service to the community, and service to the Robinson College and Georgia State University are an inspiration to all of us, especially to our students,” said Robinson College Dean Richard Phillips.
Michael Marto (MBA ’86), 2012 recipient of Robinson Alumni Award for Entrepreneurship, served as master of ceremonies of the event, which was held at Flourish Atlanta. One hundred individuals have received Robinson College Alumni Awards since the recognition was introduced in 2003.