Cincinnati Business Achievement Awards

Duke Energy Convention Center logo

The University of Cincinnati Carl H. Lindner College of Business Alumni Board of Governors will bestow its annual Cincinnati Business Achievement Awards on Thursday, May 10, 2018, in the Junior Ballroom at the Duke Energy Convention Center, downtown Cincinnati.

The 33rd annual event will highlight the accomplishments and support of individuals and business partners who make an impact in the Lindner College of Business, the Cincinnati community, and the global business world.

Congratulations to 2018's honorees!

Carl H. Lindner Award for Outstanding Business Achievement

Leigh Fox, MBA '01
President and CEO | Cincinnati Bell

Distinguished Service Award

Wendy Lea
CEO | Cintrifuse

Woodrow Uible, BA '75
Partner, Investment Advisor | Bartlett & Co.

PACEsetter Award

Marvin Abrinica, BA ’98, MBA ’02
Founder | Thrivera & Wunderfund

Tamaya Dennard, BBA '12
Councilwoman | City of Cincinnati

Katie Paulin Schnieber, BBA ’09, MS ‘10
Audit Manager | Clark, Schaefer, Hackett, & Co.

Carl H. Lindner Outstanding Junior Scholarship Recipient

Ethan Fernandes

The Heart of William J. Keating Leadership Award

Kelly Higgins

Business Partnership Award


Thank you to our 2018 sponsors!

Premier Partners


Great American Insurance Group logo

The Habegger Corporation logo

PNC logo

Platinum Sponsor

Great American Insurance Group logo


Premier Sponsor


Cincinnati Bell logo


Gold Sponsor


Western & Southern Financial Group logo


Silver Sponsors


Bartlett Wealth Management logo
Enerfab logo with Excellence Through Execution tagline


1906 Sponsors

David J. Joseph Company
Johnson Investment Counsel
Neat, Redpath & Spaeth at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Ohio National Financial Services
The Goering Center for Family & Private Business
TTG Advisors, LLC & MVC Capital
University of Cincinnati Investment Office


Red & Black Sponsors

Bob and Rose Fealy
Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Program
Clark, Schaefer, Hackett & Co.
Keating Muething & Klekamp, PLL
Lindner College of Business Accounting Department
Lindner College of Business Economics Department
Lindner College of Business Office of Graduate Programs
The Cincinnati Insurance Companies
The Kroger Company
University of Cincinnati Center for Business Analytics


Media Sponsor

Cincinnati Business Courier

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Contact Us

Lauren Jacquot

Lauren Jacquot
Associate Director of Alumni Relations
Phone: 513-556-7023