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Spring 2017

Virginia Tech Business is published twice a year by:
Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech
1030 Pamplin Hall (0209)
880 West Campus Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-6601

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In this magazine, alumni, with some exceptions, are identified by degree and the year it was received.

Robert T. Sumichrast

Sookhan Ho

Uncork-it Inc.

Feature Writers
Sookhan Ho, Dan Radmacher

Christina O’Connor, Jim Stroup, Logan Wallace, Oliver Meredith

Alumni information
Gina French, Bonnie Gilbert

Distribution Manager
Jodi Jennings

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Hokies, stay connected to Virginia Tech and Pamplin by making sure the university has up-todate contact information. Use your Virginia Tech PID and password to view and make corrections to your mailing address, email address, and other information. You can inspect and update your alumni profile anytime from anywhere.


Virginia Tech’s nationally ranked Pamplin College of Business offers undergraduate and graduate programs in accounting and information systems, business information technology, finance, hospitality and tourism management, management, and marketing. Pamplin emphasizes data analytics and decision sciences, entrepreneurship that leads to innovation and innovative companies, programs that promote sustainable global prosperity, and an inclusive, collaborative community. It is named in honor of two alumni: the late Robert B. Pamplin, retired chairman of Georgia-Pacific, and businessman, author, and philanthropist Robert B. Pamplin Jr.


You can support the Pamplin College of Business through your estate, through your retirement account, or with a gift that produces lifetime income for you. To learn more, please call Alex Fritz at 800-533-1144 or email

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-8771 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

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