Nearly 200 students, faculty, entrepreneurs and guests gathered to celebrate the official launch of the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship, made possible by a recent $3 million commitment from 1975 alumnus Charles W. Horn and his wife, Patricia.
Life just got a little sweeter for Dana Herbert. The University of Delaware alumnus, whose work as owner and pastry chef of Desserts by Dana and head chef of the Delaware River and Bay Authority earned him the nickname “Sugar Daddy,” was recently named the winner of the TLC reality show Next Great Baker.
Rob Van Etten is the president of Brighton Cromwell and a graduate of the University of Delaware's Class of 2003 with a degree in Finance and Marketing. In September 2008 Inc.com named Rob one of their "30 Under 30: America's Coolest Young Entrepreneurs" and Entrepreneur magazine listed Brighton Cromwell as the 21st fastest-growing entrepreneurial company in America.
A pioneering teacher, a horse welfare advocate and a UD MBA alumnus, Alex Brown has led an exciting career that has spanned continents, industries and species. A native of Cheshire, England, Brown was an assistant trainer of race horses in Fair Hill, Maryland before joining the UD Lerner MBA Program.