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Vitale Receives BGS Medallion for Entrepreneurship

Mr. Don Vitale, President of Manchester Capital, LLC, and a long-time volunteer with WKU and the Gordon Ford College of Business, was recently selected to receive the Beta Gamma Sigma Medallion for Entrepreneurship Award.

The Medallion for Entrepreneurship is awarded to outstanding individuals who combine innovative business achievement with service to humanity.

Mr. Vitale will receive his medallion during the Beta Gamma Sigma Induction Ceremony and Banquet, which will be held at 6 p.m., April 16, 2014 at the Augenstein Alumni Center. The Executive Director of Beta Gamma Sigma, James Viehland, will be on hand to present the award to Mr. Vitale.

“Mr. Vitale’s professional achievements and personal standards are consistent with the ideals of Beta Gamma Sigma encouraging academic, professional, and personal excellence,” said Jeff Katz, Dean of the Gordon Ford College of Business. “We are truly pleased that Don Vitale is receiving this honor considering his long-term commitment to advancing excellence in business education.”

Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society serving business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

 

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