School of Business

Intrieri Family Student Managed Fund

Vincent Intrieri, a 1984 graduate of Penn State Behrend and senior managing director of Icahn Capital Management, and his wife, Joanne, gave $100,000 to launch the college's first student-managed investment fund. The Intrieri Family Student Managed Fund is run by juniors and seniors enrolled in Behrend's Portfolio Management and Analysis class. Any profits are reinvested in the fund, which is measured against the S&P 500 and other indexes.

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George Emanuele

George Emanuele will serve as an Executive in Residence in the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend for the 2018-19 academic year.

'An all-hands-on-deck effort'

This year's ERIE conference connected the organizers of several economic revitalization efforts in the region. "The economy absolutely is changing," one said.

Erie's bayfront (WS crop)

Erie is a "legacy" city, said Alison Goebel, the keynote speaker at this year's ERIE economic conference. "The economy absolutely is changing in these places," she said.

Mark Nachman

Sprint Region President Mark Nachman boasts more than 20 years of experience in the wireless industry and has been appointed as one of Penn State Behrend's Executives in Residence for the 2017-18 academic year.