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Brock School of Business Announces 2024 Faculty Awards
On Friday, April 12, Samford University’s Brock School of Business announced its faculty award recipients which recognizes faculty members for excellence in the areas of teaching, research and scholarship, and service to the school. The awardees are selected by their faculty colleagues.
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Brock School of Business Distributes 2024 Scholarships and Awards
In April, Samford University Brock School of Business hosted several awards ceremonies recognizing the hard work of its students. Nearly $300,000 in scholarships were awarded to deserving business students to apply to tuition for the 2024-25 academic year.
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Samford Students Finish #2 in the Nation in Insurance Case Study Competition
Samford University Brock School of Business students recently participated in the Intercollegiate Insurance Sales (Case Study) Competition hosted by Florida State University where they finished 2nd in the nation. This is the third consecutive year that a Samford team has advanced to the finals of this prestigious competition
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Samford Center for Sports Analytics to Sponsor Inaugural Sullivan to Beasley 5k Fun Walk to End CTE
The Center for Sports Analytics in Samford University’s Brock School of Business will host the inaugural Sullivan to Beasley 5K Fun Walk to end CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) on Samford’s campus this Saturday, April 20, at 10 a.m.
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Preparing Christian Business Leaders: Kirkpatrick Class Builds Firm Foundation for Integrating Faith in the Workplace
Samford University Brock School of Business’s guiding principles are formed around one goal: preparing Christian businessmen and women to lead in today’s global business environment. Paired with robust academic rigor, this mission provides a firm foundation upon which students can lean on when they enter the workforce.
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Johnston Steps Up to the Plate with Tik Tok’s Favorite Baseball Team
McKinley Johnston, sophomore marketing major with a sports marketing concentration in Samford University’s Brock School of Business, is gearing up for an exciting internship with the Savannah Bananas this summer.
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Matthew Madden’s Dreams Take Flight in Brock School of Business
Samford University senior Matthew Madden’s journey through Brock School of Business has been nothing short of transformative. As an economics major, , Madden’s experiences have opened various professional doors.
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Peters and Mertz Paper on Human Trafficking on Social Media and its Implications for Brands Recognized as Best in Track by Society for Marketing Advances
Courtney Peters and Breanne Mertz, assistant professors of marketing in Samford University’s Brock School of Business, were participants in the Society for Marketing Advances (SMA) annual conference on November 8 - 11, 2023 in Fort Worth, Texas.
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Samford Sports Business MBA students make an impression at the prestigious Case Cup
On the last weekend in February, Samford University sent a team of four Sports Business MBA students to compete in the Case Cup at the National Sports Forum in Pittsburgh. It was the first time the school had been invited to participate in the premier case-style competition for aspiring sports industry professionals.
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New Vulcan Materials Company/Bennie Bumpers Scholarship Supports Samford Risk Management and Insurance Students
The Vulcan Materials Company/Bennie Bumpers Endowed Scholarship supports students studying risk management and insurance and honors the career of Bennie Bumpers '63.  
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Brock School of Business Real Estate Concentration Opens New Professional Doors for Students
Samford University’s Brock School of Business launched its new real estate concentration for business majors in the fall 2023 semester. Since its launch, the concentration has grown quickly. The program offers students a multifaceted toolkit for understanding the intricacies of the real estate industry, including property markets, investment strategies and real estate law.
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The Legacy of Samford’s Ladies: Women’s History in the Archives
The university has watched the history of women in Alabama unfold from the ratification of the 19th Amendment, civil rights, shifting workplace dynamics, notable missionaries, authors, government leaders, and much more.
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MBA Student Titus Moore Embodies Entrepreneurial Spirit with New Internships and Company Launch
Student-athlete Titus Moore, a marketing graduate and current MBA student, had two prestigious internships with Coca-Cola and Danone the past two summers and is currently running his own direct-to-consumer company, Moore’s Granola.
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Brock School of Business Hosts Inaugural Sales Summit for Aspiring Sales Professionals
Samford University Brock School of Business hosted its inaugural Sales Summit on Feb. 23. Following opening remarks from Dean Chad Carson, the half day summit provided an opportunity for aspiring sales professionals to learn more about various types of sales careers, industry trends and best practices.
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Atlanta Braves Executives Continue Mentorship Program with Samford Students
Trying to gain professional connections can be an isolating experience for students who are about to join the workforce. The Atlanta Braves are bridging that gap with Samford University students, one mentorship experience at a time.
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MBA Student Titus Moore Wins Regional Round of Global Student Entrepreneur Awards
Samford University’s Brock School of Business hosted the regional round of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) 2024 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA). Student-athlete Titus Moore, a 2023 marketing graduate and current MBA student, won a $2,000 prize after presenting his business, Moore’s All-Natural Granola Bars.
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Brock School of Business Partners to Bring National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conference to Birmingham
In January, Brock School of Business collaborated with other higher education institutions across the state of Alabama to sponsor the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) 2024 conference. This year’s event was based on the theme “Forging the Future Together” and brought together a national community of like-minded professionals to discuss the evolving landscape of entrepreneurial education. 
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Making Sports Safer: Samford Work Advances Student-Athlete Wellness
Since its inception in 2017, Samford University’s Center for Sports Analytics has focused on research in the areas of sports business analytics, performance analytics, and human performance analytics. Now, with the increasing concern about sports related injuries and mental health, experts in the center are adding a new focus to the work of the center to help make sports safer for student-athletes.