Celebration of Excellence

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The Celebration of Excellence has been rescheduled to May 5, 2014 at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower.

Click here to register by April 24, 2014 and for further information. 

5:30 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner and awards presentation

The Celebration of Excellence will recognize outstanding professional achievements and services to the college by alumni and business partners as well as recognize entrepreneurs who have furthered Oregon’s pioneering spirit. This event has been rescheduled from February 6, 2014.

2014 Celebration of Excellence Honorees


Alumni and business partners:

Hall of Fame: Jim Williams, CTK Capital Corporation

Distinguished Business Professional: Jill Eiland, Intel

Distinguished Early Career Business Professional: Peter W. Newport,

Sawyer Paddle & Oars

Distinguished Young Business Professional: Tim Jakubowski, KPMG

Distinguished Business Partners: Fred Meyer and Mutual of Enumclaw


With Weatherford Awards presented to:

Chris Botti, Grammy Award Winning Musician and Composer

Bert Sperling, Sperling’s BestPlaces

Click here to register by April 24, 2014.

5:30 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner and Awards Presentation

For more information about the event, contact Rachelle Nickerson at 541-737-1109 or rachelle.nickerson@oregonstate.edu


Thank you to our sponsors!

Gold Level:    
Andersen Construction Company
OSU Alumni Association

Silver Level: 
Aequitas Capital Management
OSU Foundation

2013 Celebration of Excellence

College of Business Hall of Famer Dr. Robert Zahary accepts his award.