Cincinnati Business Achievement Awards

The University of Cincinnati Carl H. Lindner College of Business Alumni Board of Governors bestowed its annual Cincinnati Business Achievement Awards on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in the Regency Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency, downtown Cincinnati.

The 32nd annual event highlighted 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 2017's honorees!


Carl H. Lindner Award for Outstanding Business Achievement

Roger K. Newport, BBA ’88
CEO | AK Steel

Distinguished Service Award

Carl Satterwhite
President | RCF Group

Business Partnership Award


PACEsetter Award

Ami Kulkarni, BBA ’01
CEO | Solica Construction
Founder and CEO | Arkadiance

Kyle Neumann, BBA ’04
Senior Vice President | Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital

Ryan D. Pontsler, BBA ’10
Portfolio Manager | Journeyman LLC

Amanda Wait, BA ’00
Partner, Global Competition Practice | Hunton & Williams LLP


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Lauren Jacquot

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