UW News

April 25, 2000

MEDIA ADVISORY — UW Business School to announce technology program and gift

WHAT: Announcement of a new program to prepare the next generation of managers to lead today’s Internet-driven business world, and a gift to launch the program.

WHEN: 1:30 p.m. tomorrow (April 26).

WHERE: Douglas Forum, fourth floor, Seafirst Executive Education Center, University of Washington Business School. (Enter campus off Northeast 45th Street, near the Burke Museum, show press ID and ask parking gate attendant for map and directions).

WHY: Companies regionally and nationally face a severe shortage of managers with a mastery of business principles and an understanding of the latest technologies. Industry and educational leaders will gather at the Business School to launch an innovative program to help meet that demand.