Kent State University's College of Business Administration to be Featured on Enterprises Television

KENT, Ohio - June 30, 2016 - PRLog -- Kent State University's College of Business Administration will be featured on Enterprises television program this Sunday, June 26th on the SNN SunCoast News Network in the Sarasota, Venice and Port Charlotte, Florida areas through Comcast and Dish TV.   Enterprises is an American television show hosted by renowned entrepreneur and business executive Kevin Harrington.

"Working with Enterprises was an incredible opportunity for the College of Business Administration," said Dean Deborah F. Spake. "Enterprises TV is a highly respected business program that airs on several well-known broadcast stations, such as The Discovery Channel, Fox News and Bloomberg Television.  This is just another example of the steps we take to promote our globally innovative and growing college."

The Enterprises segment features Kent State's College of Business Administration highlighting interviews with Dean Spake along with Assistant Dean for Graduate and International Programs and Bridgestone Chair of International Marketing Robert D. Hisrich, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in Marketing and Entrepreneurship Tatiana Stettler and Associate Professor and Ph.D. Director in Management and Information Systems Pratim Datta, Ph.D.

The segment focuses on the college's collaborative partnerships in entrepreneurship, global education and industry-wide executives to make today's business student marketable before graduation in any business sector world-wide.

Enterprises TV programs are broadcasted in the U.S. and Canada through a combination of FOX and ABC Broadcast Stations, FOX Business Network, Discovery Channel Transponder, Regional News Networks, Business News Network Canada, FOX News Channel and Bloomberg TV.

Harrington has been a successful entrepreneur over the last 40 years. He is an Original Shark on the ABC hit, Emmy winning TV show, "Shark Tank." He is also the inventor of the infomercial, an as seen on TV pioneer, co-founder of the Electronic Retailers Association (ERA) and co-founder of the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO). Harrington has launched more than 20 businesses that have grown to over $100 million in sales each, has been involved in more than a dozen public companies and has launched more than 500 products generating more than $5 billion in sales worldwide.

Harrington currently operates a private consulting firm where he provides advice and expertise on how to navigate the constant changing distribution and marketing outlets. His influence has reached more than 100 million people through his multi-media presence and industry dominance. A prominent business thought leader, he is often featured and quoted as a business leader in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, CNBC, Forbes, Inc., Entrepreneur, Fortune, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS Morning News, The View, Squawk Box and Fox Business.

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Kent State University's College of Business Administration is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB) and one of the largest colleges of business in Ohio.  The College has more than 4,300 students representing 50 countries with over 106 full-time faculty from 16 countries.

The college grants undergraduate through graduate degrees, and is one of only three public colleges in Ohio with a comprehensive Ph.D. program.  The MBA program is offered with nine concentrations and five dual degree options. The Executive MBA program offer two tracks: one targeting corporate professionals and the other healthcare executives.  The M.S. in Accounting and M.A. in Economics are specialized master's degrees for those seeking advanced study in these disciplines.  The college boasts nine undergraduate majors, 12 minors and a Professional Sales Certificate program.

The college is listed as a Best Business School by Princeton Review, ranked as a Best Business College by U.S. News and World Report, one of only 23 accounting programs worldwide to be endorsed by the IMA (Institute of Management Accountants), ranked Top-Tier for Executive Education in North America by CEO Magazine and ranked fourth by the SEF (Sales Education Foundation) in Ohio for Professional Sales Education.

The college boasts an onsite Career Services Center and International Programs Office dedicated to business students, and operates the Global Management Center, the Center for Information Systems and the Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation all propelling scholarly research, establishing innovative industry partnerships and providing outreach to Northeast Ohio and beyond.

Media Contacts:
Michelle Parrish Manning, Director of Marketing Communications, 330-672-2717,

Bri Figley, Marketing Communications Specialist,, 330-672-1279

POSTED: Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:00 AM
Updated: Monday, February 06, 2023 11:11 AM