Business and Management

Immi(grant) (entre)Preneurs "The Role of Immigrant Entrepreneurs in the Austrian Start-Up Scene"

Starting your own business may seem like a daunting task under any circumstance, especially in a heavily regulated market such as Austria. Add to that the natural challenges of being an immigrant and you may feel that your business idea has little chance of becoming a reality. This is exactly what foreign origin entrepreneurs discussed.

Excellence in Teaching Award congratulated by OPEC Secretary General

The Business and Management Department would like to congratulate long-term adjunct professor Dr. Mehdi Ali on receiving this year’s Excellence in Teaching Award. His expertise and practical insights into the fields of finance and economics have been highly valued by Webster Vienna students and faculty colleagues. Dr. Ali gained more than 30 years of managerial and economic experience within international organizations such as the World Bank, the United Nations and the OPEC Fund.

Successful Marketing Project of Webster Students: Is Curry Me Home franchiseable?

The students of the MNGT 4920 Marketing Strategies class with Adjunct Professor Dipl. Kfm. Peter Sunley once again provided valuable new marketing insights into a new start-up called Curry Me Home - a spice retailer which currently has two outlets in Vienna. They successfully presented their projects at the advertising agency Identum - to the partner of both companies Hubert Nagele.

ECON Reading Group Kick-off

Join the first meeting of the Business & Management Department's new ECON Reading Group with Adjunct Professor Mag. Ralph Schoellhammer, M.A.!

WHEN: Wednesday, 27th May 2015 (2-3 pm)
WHERE: On campus, room 1.09

Students and faculty from all disciplines with an interest in economics and social sciences are invited to join!

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Opening celebration of the new “Wall of Fame” at the Business & Management Department

Adam Smith, Henry Ford, Bill Gates, Estée Lauder, Walt Disney, Oprah Winfrey and many more. How did they change the world?

This and many more questions were answered at the opening of the brand new photo gallery “Wall of Fame” in the Business and Management Department of Webster Vienna. 14 graduate students of the MNGT 5870 Change Management class presented selected icons of the wall and their role as change agents. The question which the students addressed was how these famous people have made an impact within business and in general?

Delta Mu Delta - Inaugural Induction Ceremony 2015

The Business & Management Department at Webster Vienna is pleased to welcome 6 new students who have been invited to become members of Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business. Only top students of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology are eligible to join this internationally renowned business honor society, a great lifetime networking opportunity for Business leaders.

Facility tour for B&M students at Opel Vienna

On April 21, 2015 students of the BUSN 6110 Operations and Project Management course made a facility tour at Opel Vienna together with the course instructor, Prof. Maria Madlberger.

ECN Experts' Talk: Funding a startup

Crowdinvesting, Business Angels, Venture Capital & Co. - how can I get funding for my business idea?

There are many financing opportunities for startups. Which one is the best for my business idea? How can I find and win investors? What makes an investment ready business plan?

Business Breakfast with successful Immigrant Entrepreneurs

As part of the annual Start-up workshop and event series Gründen in Wien by Wirtschaftsagentur Wien, Webster Vienna is hosting a business breakfast on

Change Agents through Times

Visit the Wall of Fame at the Business & Management Department!

Adam Smith, Henry Ford, Bill Gates, Estée Lauder, Walt Disney, Oprah Winfrey and many more. How did they change the world?

Come and visit us and our WALL OF FAME at the Business & Management Department – and hear graduate students of MNGT 5870 Change Management present selected icons of our wall and their role as change agents!


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