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College of Business Alumni Society


The College of Business Alumni Society is a group of engaged alumni committed to building lasting connections, supporting students and strengthening the College of Business and Alumni Association.  Members participate in a variety of Alumni Association and college events.  They often interact with the Alumni Association Executive Director, the Dean of the College of Business and current students.  Your input and involvement as an alumnus has a significant role in shaping the direction of both the association and the college.
To get involved in the College of Business Alumni Society please contact one of the officers listed to the right  



COB Society Meeting Schedule

Join the College of Business Society as they plan events, conduct society business and socialize.  This is a great opportunity to meet fellow USF alumni and friends and get involved in the Alumni Association.

To RSVP for our meetings, please email Brian Buckley:

We are now holding quarterly meetings.

Our First quarterly meeting will be held in July

at the Bamboozle Café at 5:30pm (
516 N Tampa St., Tampa, FL 33602)

Check back frequently for updates

If you are interested in attending or becoming more involved,

please email one of the Society leadership team


Your support builds a strong voice for USF in our communities and workplaces.

It enables the Association to offer scholarships, recognize alumni leaders and mobilize alumni on behalf of USF in the legislature.

If you are currently a member – thank you! 

If you aren’t an advocate for USF – Join Today.


Read the latest news for the College of Business alumni society

USF Alumni Association Announces the 2014 USF Fast 56 Rankings
TAMPA, Fla. – April 14, 2014 – The University of South Florida (USF) Alumni Association revealed the rankings of the 2014 USF Fast 56, the fastest growing USF alumni owned or led businesses in the world, at a celebration held Friday, April 11 in the Marshall Student Center Ballroom at USF Tampa. Of the companies honored, Nutter Custom Construction of Sarasota, led by T.J. Nutter, `98, was announced as the fastest growing USF Bull business during the most recent three-year period.

The USF Fast 56 Top 10 businesses are:

1. Nutter Custom Construction, Bull Leader T.J. Nutter

2. AirHeads Trampoline Arena, Bull Leaders Richard Heruska and Steve Johnston

3 Arehna Engineering, Bull Leaders Sonia Florence and Jessica McRory

4. No Wait, Bull Leader Robb Myer

5. Bulluck Law Group, Bull Leader David Bulluck

6. Synoptos Inc., Bull Leader Richard Hartman

7. Florida Wellness & Rehab, Bull Leader Edward Leonard

8. BridgeView IT, Bull Leader Tim Glennie

9. Dynamic Communities, Inc. Bull Leader Andrew Hafer

10. Machine Tool Recyclers, Bull Leader Jonathan Leeb

To be considered for the USF Fast 56 program, an organization must have been in business for at least three years, have revenues of $250,000 or more for the most recent 12-month period, and be owned or led by a University of South Florida alumnus.

The 2014 USF Fast 56 companies were ranked by percentage of cumulative annual growth in revenue, as documented by Ernst & Young, a public accounting firm based in Tampa. Fifty-six USF alumni owned or led businesses were selected as finalists, in recognition of the year USF was founded, 1956.

“More than 600 companies received nominations for the 2014 USF Fast 56,” said USF Alumni Association Executive Director Bill McCausland. “We are honored to recognize the USF Fast 56 Class of 2014 for being among the world’s fastest growing Bull-led businesses.

Click here to see the full list of the 2014 USF Fast 56. Nominations for the 2015 USF Fast 56 program will open this summer.


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Knock Out Attendance at Networking Above The Clouds Event at Tampa Club


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Mark your calendar with your Society's events

Friday, April 25, 2014
Life Member Appreciation Baseball Game

Thursday, May 01, 2014
College of Business Society Uno de Mayo Networking

Saturday, August 02, 2014
7th Annual USF Night with the Rays

Saturday, October 04, 2014
USF at the Tampa Bay Rowdies Game


USF COB Alumni Calendar

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 2012 - 2013 Officers


Vice Chair 

Membership Coordinator

Beth Fulghum

Events coordinator

Christopher Burnett

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