For release: October 14, 2008
For press information, contact Gabrielle Maxey, 901/678-2843
The Fogelman College of Business & Economics Alumni Chapter will host its 16th annual
Alumni Day luncheon Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 11:30 a.m. at the University of Memphis
Holiday Inn, 3700 Central Ave. Dr. Bill Evans, CEO of St. Jude Children’s Research
Hospital, will be the keynote speaker.
Dan Palmer, former CEO of Concord EFS Inc., will be recognized as the College’s Outstanding
Alumnus. David Sullivan, chairman of Sullivan Investments, will be named Distinguished
Friend of the College. Wei Chen, CEO of Sunshine Enterprise Inc., will be honored
as Entrepreneur of the Year.
Again this year the College will host the Alumni Guest Professor Program, in which
Fogelman alumni return to the classroom to share their knowledge and experiences with
students. Tickets for the luncheon are $55 per person, or $500 for a table of 10.
To make reservations, or for more information, contact alumni coordinator Fariss Adams
Ivey by phone at 901-678-4373 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org