2008 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Edited by Patricia Houlihan
Photos by Matthew Gilson
Published: October 24, 2008
Karen Parkhill; Judson Green; Joanne Smith; T Russell Shileds

Images by Matthew Gilson

How four GSB alumni expanded health care, created new industries, mastered both investment and commercial banking, and turned red ink to black to win the 2008 Distinguished Alumni Awards.

Listen in as GSB faculty — each professor an expert in the winner's field — pose questions that reveal the stories behind the success.

 

Judson Green, '76: The Distinguished Corporate Alumni Award winner fields questions from James Schrager, clinical professor of entrepreneurship and strategy. PLUS: Chicago Booth Magazine spends five minutes with Green.

Karen Parkhill, '92: The Young Distinguished Alumni Award winner responds to Anil Kashyap, Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics and Finance. PLUS: Chicago Booth Magazine spends five minutes with Parkhill.

T. Russell Shields, AM '63, MBA '67: The Distinguished Entrepreneurial Alumni Award winner answers queries from Waverly Deutsch, clinical professor of entrepreneurship. PLUS: Chicago Booth Magazine spends five minutes with Shields.

Joanne Smith, MD, MBA '00: The Distinguished Public Service/Public Sector Alumni Award winner replies to Harry  Davis, Roger L. and Rachel M. Goetz Distinguished Service Professor of Creative Management. PLUS: Chicago Booth Magazine spends five minutes with Smith.

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