Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Robert and Rose Fealy Auditorium Honors Contributions of UC College of Business Alumnus

Submitted: 12/8/2010 13:17:37
  • University and College of Business leaders came together at the ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate alumnus Robert Fealy and his contributions to the college and to the city of Cincinnati.

On Thursday, October 28, 2010, the UC College of Business celebrated the grand opening of the Robert and Rose Fealy Auditorium. The ribbon-cutting ceremony honored Robert and Rose Fealy for their gift exceeding $1 million, which funded the renovation of the auditorium. The renovation will benefit College of Business students and faculty, as well as business leaders and executives visiting campus to share their expertise with UC students.

Robert Fealy, BBA '73, is the president and COO of The Duchossois Group, the world's leading manufacturer of consumer and commercial electronic products. He was recently awarded the 2010 Richard J. Daley Medal from the Illinois Venture Capital Association for his extraordinary support to the Illinois economy resulting from private equity funding. In 2009, he received the Carl H. Lindner Award for Outstanding Business Achievement in recognition of his many years of business leadership in Cincinnati and beyond. He is also a trustee of the UC Foundation, a member of the College of Business Advisory Council and chair of the Proudly Cincinnati Campaign for UC in the Chicago region. He is a lifetime member of the UC Alumni Association and has established the Fealy Endowment for Entrepreneurship in the College of Business.