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In this undated photo, members of Equitable Securities Corp. gather in front of the company’s Nashville office. The picture is among the items collected by J. Dewey Daane.

The Bank That Built the Owen School: A small but mighty Nashville investment bank played a vital role in founding Vanderbilt’s business school

Equitable Securities Corp., a municipal bonds dealer founded in Nashville during the Great Depression, helped launch what eventually became Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management.

Gary D. Scudder:  Strategic Management

Gary D. Scudder: Strategic Management

An expert on new product development and strategic planning, Gary D. Scudder, James A. Speyer Professor of Production Management and professor of operations management, died June 13 in Nashville. He was 65 years old. Scudder came to Owen in 1990 from the Carlson School of Management at the University ofRead More

Welcomed Change: Shirley M. Collado, BS’94, is transforming Ithaca College—and higher education—in her new role as president

Welcomed Change: Shirley M. Collado, BS’94, is transforming Ithaca College—and higher education—in her new role as president

Collado represents a distinct departure from earlier presidents at Ithaca. For one, she is the first person of color to head the college—in fact, she is the first Dominican–American in the history of higher education to lead any four-year institution.

Markets Master: Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman, MBA’93, charts the future of finance

Markets Master: Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman, MBA’93, charts the future of finance

As CEO, Adena Friedman has laid out a bold vision to build upon Nasdaq’s foundational legacy as a leading provider of the technology that powers financial markets. It’s an ambitious goal that could transform Nasdaq—and exchanges around the world—for years to come.

Obituary: J. Dewey Daane, Giant of Finance

Obituary: J. Dewey Daane, Giant of Finance

An international monetary expert and one of the most esteemed economic minds of the last century, J. Dewey Daane died Jan. 3 in Nashville at the age of 98.