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Mar 17, 2015, 08:00 ET
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H. D. Smith Announces Executive Structure Changes Supporting Continued Companywide Growth and Patient-Care Focus

 H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S. and a leading pharmaceutical brand support company, today announced changes to its...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:30 ET

H. D. Smith named finalist for HDMA's Distribution Management Award for innovative mobile controlled substance ordering system

H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S., announced it was named a finalist for the HDMA Distribution Management Award for its...

Mar 02, 2015, 16:35 ET

UMD's Smith School to Serve 90 High School Students

About 90 high school students from underrepresented groups will study entrepreneurship and leadership this summer in two programs at the University...

Feb 16, 2015, 14:00 ET

UMD's Smith School of Business Makes Pledge to Women

Women remain underrepresented in MBA programs across the United States, but the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business is...

Feb 05, 2015, 11:12 ET
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Smith School of Business to Host DRI International's Inaugural Collegiate Conference Event

 DRI International is proud to announce its partnership with the Supply Chain Management Center at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith...

Feb 02, 2015, 14:28 ET

Marketing Executive to Headline Women Leading Women

 University of Maryland alumna Andrea Brody will share insights from her global career in marketing and sales during the fourth annual Women...

Jan 30, 2015, 12:23 ET

Executive Education Growth Triples Industry Pace at UMD Smith School

 Executive education activity at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business grew by more than 22 percent in 2014—...

Jan 28, 2015, 12:33 ET

How U.S. Multinationals Bring Home $12B-Plus Yearly, Tax Free: UMD Study

U.S.-based multinational corporations move an average of $12 billion in taxable income back into the country each year, tax free, through complex...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:30 ET
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UMD Alumni Launch Startups With Help from their Alma Mater

 University of Maryland alumni are getting help launching new businesses this year thanks to a new program from the Dingman Center for...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:52 ET
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Five Questions About China's Latest GDP Growth Report with UMD's Anil K. Gupta

China's latest GDP data reinforce the widely held belief that the days of break-neck economic growth are indeed coming to an end. At 7.4 percent,...

Dec 15, 2014, 14:34 ET
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Researchers Use Text-Mining Software to Predict Success, Failure of D.C. Restaurants

Using a database of 130,000 Yelp reviews of restaurants in Washington, D.C., two professors and a Ph.D. student at the University of Maryland's...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:26 ET
Finally a DYI manual to guide executives to master the daily challenge of managing their responsibilities AND their personal needs

Mastering the CEO's Greatest Challenge: Strategies for Staying Cool in the Executive Hot Seat

A much-needed DIY manual is now available to guide executives through the core personal challenge they face each day.  In Mastering the...

Dec 01, 2014, 18:12 ET
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For the Second Consecutive Year, Jonathan H. Parker Selected Member of The National Advocacy for DUI Defense (NAFDD)

For the second consecutive year, Jonathan H. Parker of Parker & Maloney of Miami was recognized by NAFDD, an organization that awards the...

Nov 20, 2014, 20:31 ET

H-E-B presenta el último comercial de los San Antonio Spurs que saldrá al aire en 2014

 H-E-B y los San Antonio Spurs presentan, nuevamente, otra ronda de anuncios de televisión con los legendarios jugadores estrellas; Tim...

Nov 20, 2014, 19:49 ET

H-E-B Releases Fourth San Antonio Spurs Commercial For The Season

 Amid the flurry of excitement over the new 2014-2015 San Antonio Spurs commercials, H-E-B has released the fourth and final commercial slated...

Nov 20, 2014, 16:32 ET
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Webrooming Signals Online Retail Decline: UMD Marketing Expert

 Post-recession shoppers, some cautious, others shortcutting to bargains, are increasingly webrooming.   The tactic involves studying...

Nov 18, 2014, 20:41 ET

H-E-B Gives Customers First View Of New San Antonio Spurs Commercials Slated To Air In 2014

 H-E-B and the San Antonio Spurs are at it again with another round of legendary television commercials featuring star players Tim Duncan, Manu...

Nov 10, 2014, 12:32 ET

Driehaus Museum Announces Lineup of Holiday Programs

The Driehaus Museum offers fascinating concerts, tours, family events and more! The lineup for 2014 holiday programming follows: Twinkling trees,...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:30 ET

Michigan Business Challenge Kicks Off 2015 Competition with Addition of Social Impact Track

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:03 ET
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UMD's Smith School to Open Center with $6 Million in Gifts

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business will study enterprise and markets at a new center of excellence funded by $5...