Top Seniors Recognized by Departments for Achievements

Departments nominated their top senior graduating in 2016 for the College of Business Karl E. Vogt Outstanding Senior Award. Several of the departments hosted senior recognition events in order to honor their top graduating seniors for Going Beyond Business As Usual!

The following students were nominated for the College’s Karl Vogt Award by their departments according to their specializations:

Department of Management

Shannon Jordan
Shannon Jordan
- Supply Chain Management

  • Internships: Demand Planning Intern at Bendix, Global Supply Chain intern at Owens Corning, Marketing and Logistics Intern for the American Red Cross
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Senior Vice President and Brotherhood Chair for Delta Sigma Pi, Vice President of Operations for Women in Business Leadership, Dean’s Advisory Council, Chapman Learning Community, and College of Business Student Ambassador
  • Honors and Awards: Dean’s List

Zachary Mayberry - International Business and Supply Chain Management

  • Internships: Global Procurement intern at Marathon Petroleum Corporation and Global Purchasing Excellence Intern at Bendix
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Director of Community Service, Treasurer and President of the Global Management and Leadership Society, Director of Recruitment and Member Services for the Supply Chain Management Association, a member of APICS and ISM
  • Honors and Awards: Geoffrey and Linda Radbill Scholarship and Supply Chain Management Institute Certificate of Professional Development

Kaitlynn BrewerManagement, a focus in human resources

  • Internships: HR intern for Ventra Sandusky and HR Intern at Kalahari Resorts
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: member of Women in Business Leadership and volunteers at the United Church of Christ
  • Honors and Awards: Dean’s List

Department of Marketing

Andrew LudwigAndrew LudwigSales and Services Marketing

  • Internships: Technical Sales intern at Eaton and Marketing and Sales intern for Bendix
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Vice President and President of the American Marketing Association and a College of Business Student Ambassador
  • Honors and Awards: Placed 1st in the 2014 BGSU Sales Competition, placed 14th out of 134 sales students at the 2015 National Collegiate Sales Competition, awarded the 2015 Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees Leadership Scholarship, and is on the Dean’s List.

Ben KisterBen KisterMarketing

  • Internships: E-commerce Product Management Intern for Big Lots, Recruiter for Young Entrepreneurs Across America, Branch Manager Intern for Student Painters, Sales and Promotions Intern for Habitat for Humanity, and Operations Intern for BGSU’s Men’s Soccer team.
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Executive Vice President of the American Marketing Association
  • Honors and Awards: Dean’s List

Finance Department

Mark CooperMark CooperFinance

  • Activities: Captain of BGSU’s Varsity Hockey team for 2 years, member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), Guest coached for BGSU’s Youth Hockey Team, and a member of Chi Alpha Sigma
  • Honors and Awards: Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Offensive Player, Vitos Pizza Player of the week, WCHA Scholar Athlete, and selected to the WCHA All-Academic team.

Kory BrownKory Brown was also recognized at the Finance Department Awards program. Brown, specializing in finance, was presented the Top Graduating Senior Award.

  • Activities: Captain of BGSU Varsity Baseball team for two years, served as mentor to freshmen baseball players, member of Chi Alpha Sigma - the National College Athlete Honor Society
  • Honors and Awards: 2015 BGSU Junior Scholar-Athlete of the Year, 2014 Muskegon Community College Student-Athlete of the Year, National Junior College Athletic Association Academic All-American, Dean’s List


Accounting and MIS Department

Margaret DorianMargaret DorianAccounting

  • Internships: Tax and Audit Intern at Plante Moran, BGSU Payroll Office Assistant, Administrative intern for Waste Technology Services, BGSU Accounts Payable Student Clerk
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: College of Business Student Ambassador, Treasurer and President for Women in Business Leadership, Dean’s Advisory Council on Diversity and Inclusion, Mentor Coordinator of Falcon Leadership Institute, Facilitator of BGSU Leaders in Residence, Peer Leader Advisory Council, Participant in Leadership Certificate Program, Member of National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH), and Vice President of Recruitment for Beta Alpha Psi, Alpha Upsilon Chapter
  • Honors and Awards: Bruce Misamore Scholarship, Construction Financial Management Association Scholarship, Alpha Lambda Delta-Phi Eta Sigma, College of Business Dean’s Scholar, Grass- Reid Scholarship, Jacien Steele Accounting Scholarship, Student Life Award, Dean's List, Kenneth Edwin Tigges Scholarship, Financial Executives International of Toledo- Outstanding Undergraduate Accounting Student         

Kenneth KohlhoferKenneth Kohlhofer - MIS and Business Analytics and Intelligence

  • Internships: Global Information Systems Intern at Owens Corning, and IT Business Analyst at Marathon Petroleum Corporation
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Resident Advisor, College of Business Student Ambassador, member of Tau Kappa Epsilon, President of Students of Information Systems Organization, and MIS tutor at the Learning Commons
  • Honors and Awards: Dean’s List

 Emma BoylanEmma Boylan – Information Systems Auditing and Control, MIS, and Business Analytics and Intelligence

  • Internships: Risk Assurance Intern at Ernst and Young, SD&P Accounting Intern at Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Internal Audit Intern at Marathon Petroleum Corporation
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Alpha Lambda Delta, BGSU's Women in Computing, Bowling Green State University Honor's Learning Community, The Wellgates Scholar Program, Bowling Green's Presidential Honor's Society, and Vice President of Erasmus Travel Group
  • Honors and Awards: Dean’s List, Presidential Honor’s Program, Success Scholarship, Centennial Scholarship, Graduated Magna Cum Laude, National Honors Society, and National French Honors Society

Economics Department

Kourtney Greco1Kourtney GrecoApplied Economics and Accounting

  • Internships: Audit intern at Nationwide, Department Auditor in the Merchandise Department for Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, Office Intern at Alpha Care Adult Day Center, and owner/writer of Creative Children’s Tales
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: President, Vice President of Finances, and Executive Assistant for Kreischer Hall Council, member of BGSU Resident Student Association, Finalist Participant in the Dallas-Hamilton Center For Entrepreneurial Leadership Falcon Hatchery, National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi, Treasurer and Secretary for Economics Club, President and Vice President of Entrepreneurship Club, and a member of Sailing Club


Applied Statistics and Operations Research Department

Tyler KempTyler Kemp - Business Analytics and Intelligence

  • Internships: Data Analyst Intern for GEICO
  • Student Organizations and Involvement: Was on the Financial Committee for Falcon Fanatics, and Vice President of Finance and Vice President of Home Team, a Founder and Treasurer of Business Analytics Student Informs Chapter, part of the Honors College, and a member of MIS Club, Sports Management Alliance, and Financial Management Society
  • Honors and Awards: Dean’s List

Updated: 05/13/2019 12:36PM