2024 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2024 Crandall Challenge 2024 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners John Campbell, WG'78John Edwards, WG’72John Campbell, WG'78 New York, NY John Campbell’s Wharton education provided the basis for a very successful career on Wall Street, which in turn provided the opportunity to learn the lesson that ‘some of the greatest contributions toRead More

July 2024 • Edition 34

Mary-Hunter “Mae” McDonnell July 2024 - Edition 34 The School appoints Mary-Hunter “Mae” McDonnell the inaugural faculty recipient of the Bantwal Family Goldman Sachs Presidential Professorship, the University of Pennsylvania Board of Trustees approves record undergraduate financial aid budget, and Wharton Magazine chronicles recent strides made by Wharton experts in AI innovation. Mary-HunterRead More

2023 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2023 Crandall Challenge 2023 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners Carmen Hill, WG’74Gerald Rothstein, WG’65Sivaporn Dardarananda, WG’74David Nevins, WG'70Carmen Hill, WG’74 Los Angeles, CA Carmen Jones Hill used the financial skills she learned at Wharton and major financial service institutions to increase the supply of affordable housing units, to save landlords andRead More

2022 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2022 Crandall Challenge 2022 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners George 'Chip' Fisher IV WG'64Robert Crawford, WG'63George 'Chip' Fisher IV WG'64 State College, PA Co-founded the Bridge Alliance in 2014 of which I am now the chairman of the board.  The Bridge Alliance has had remarkable growth and is now an alliance ofRead More

2021 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2021 Crandall Challenge 2021 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners David Nevins, WG'70Malcolm Bund, WG'74David Nevins, WG'70 State College, PA Co-founded the Bridge Alliance in 2014 of which I am now the chairman of the board.  The Bridge Alliance has had remarkable growth and is now an alliance of over 100 organizations allRead More

2020 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2020 Crandall Challenge 2020 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners Filemon Berba, WG'64Reid Becker, WG'74Russell Redenbaugh, WG’69William Sands, WG’66Filemon Berba, WG'64 Antipolo, Philippines Following his career in several Philippine companies that included electric and water public utilities, electronic and pharmaceutical industries, Filemon has devoted his retirement to the Philippine Foundation for ScienceRead More

2019 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2019 Crandall Challenge 2019 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners Fred Hallahan, WG'61Louis D'Amore, WG'64Milt Silver, WG'52Fred Hallahan, WG'61 Lutherville, MD Fred was the founder of Hallahan Associates, a housing consultancy with a specific focus upon the market opportunities for innovative factory-based home building systems and investment efforts.  He also has spearheadedRead More

2018 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2018 Crandall Challenge 2018 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners Anthony 'Tony' Gallo, WG'63Gordon Dowsley, WG'69John 'Jack' Smith, WG'52Richard Tecca, WG'58Anthony 'Tony' Gallo, WG'63 Washington, DC Following a 40 year careers a federal research economist, Tony re-invented him self as a playwright, a lyricist, book writer, director, predictor, odor, screenwriter, publisher andRead More

2017 – Challenge Winners and Nominees

2017 Crandall Challenge 2017 Crandall Challenge Citation Winners Charles Decker, WG'64Mike Wallace, WG’65Macolm Bund, WG '74David Nevins, WG'70Charles Decker, WG'64 New York City and Dominican Republic Charlie had a notable career in advertising and marketing with BBDO Advertising, Quaker Oats and Warner Brothers.  Upon ‘retirement’, he started living in theRead More

Brazil’s Booming Progress: A Look at the Country’s Rise

Brazil's Booming Progress: A Look at the Country's Rise Key developments for Brazil in domains such as financial innovation, environmental sustainability, and agribusiness were also on full display throughout the weekend. “It’s a very entrepreneurial society,” Roberto Sallouti, W'94, said during a keynote conversation with Wharton Dean Erika James. Sallouti, CEORead More