Communications

Media Mentions

LeBow College of Business faculty are highly sought after experts in their fields of study and often contacted by the media to comment on business-related issues in the news. Topics typically include the economy, corporate governance and finance. Below is a sampling of media placements. 

LeBow in the News

September 3, 2014 Pa. Conference for Women

Networking is most important when you seem to need it the least, says Alison Young, executive director of Drexel LeBow’s Institute for Strategic Leadership. She provides four tips for building an effective network.

August 26, 2014 Business News Daily

When working across disciplines, teammates face communication challenges. LeBow professor Christian Resick’s research reveals the traits that can help cross-functional members achieve their goals.

July 30, 2014 Jewish Exponent

Benjamin Lev, the head of Drexel LeBow’s decision sciences department, is noted for his publication in the premiere issue of Operations Research Perspectives. He co-authored the paper about minimizing transportation costs in ferrying products to a variety of different sites.

July 23, 2014 The Washington Post

Employees of the Market Basket chain of supermarkets rally against the removal of CEO Arthur T. Demoulas. Daniel Korschun, fellow in the LeBow Center for Corporate Reputation Management attended the rally and comments on just how unusual the overwhelming support for a chief executive by rank and file employees is. He is also cited in coverage by the Boston Globe and Los Angeles Times.

July 14, 2014 Marysville Appeal-Democrat

A mother’s wisdom, a classic underdog story and an adventurous life as an Air Force flight surgeon inspire a new book by Drexel College of Medicine and Sacramento MBA alum Dr. Clarence Lee Jr.

July 10, 2014 CNN

As stock prices tumble at two apparel brands with controversial founders, CNN Money looks to research by LeBow professor Ralph Walkling, PhD to examine what the costs of the two men’s indiscretions truly are.

June 18, 2014 Domain-B

A study by a team of researchers that includes LeBow marketing professor Yanliu Huang indicates that mobile promotions, which encourage additional in-store travel, increase unplanned spending.

June 10, 2014 Morningstar

Drexel LeBow finance professor Wesley Gray discusses his upcoming actively managed value ETF.

May 29, 2014 Tech Crunch

The handheld solar charging device with a 3D printed shell is ready for its next phase of development. By simplifying the production process, LeBow students David Hunt and Jason Browne have kept the devices affordable, and early adopters have a chance to reserve their charger through a Kickstarter campaign.

Also covered in 3D Printing Industry and Philly.com

May 21, 2014 Forbes

Research by Daniel Korschun, assistant professor of marketing at Drexel LeBow, supports the idea that “employee expectations of the companies they work for are dramatically expanding when it comes to corporate philanthropy.” Korschun’s research is also cited in The Guardian.