Rady School of Management, UC San Diego

Events

Rady Golf Classic

A great day of golf featuring a barbeque lunch, golf contests and an evening awards dinner. Proceeds from the Rady Golf Classic support MBA student fellowships. ... more

Breaking Ground on Wells Fargo Hall

The Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego broke ground May 21, 2010 on the expansion of the Rady School campus and celebrated this milestone with community stakeholders ... more


2009 Pinnacle Awards & Alumni Gala

The Rady School of Management’s Pinnacle Awards and Alumni Gala was held on May 17 on the UC San Diego campus. This semi-annual fundraising event recognizes individuals and companies who are innovators and pioneers in their fields.

Significant fellowship funding was raised from the nearly 300 guests at the gala. In addition, seven individuals who exemplify the Rady School’s values of innovation, impact, collaboration, integrity and risk taking were honored in various categories.

The Pinnacle of Excellence Award categories and winners were:

Founder Leadership Award

Pauline Foster, President, Foster Investments

Life Science Leadership Award

Joseph C. Cook, Jr., Chairman of the Board of Directors, Amylin Pharmaceuticals

Business Leadership Award

Malin Burnham, Vice Chairman, Cushman & Wakefield

Technology Leadership Award

Rodney N. Lanthorne, President, Kyocera International, Inc.

Alumni Leadership Award

Steve Gerken (FlexMBA ’06), Jay Brandeis (Full-Time MBA ’07) and Wendy Lin (Full-Time MBA ’08)

Other attendees at the gala included master of ceremonies George Chamberlin, executive editor for The Daily Transcript and the money adviser for NBC 7/39, along with Rady School lead donor Ernest Rady and his wife Evelyn, Martha Dennis, Anne Evans, Joan and Irwin Jacobs, Stath and Terry Karras, Anne Otterson, Denny Sanford and Sally and John Thornton.

We appreciate your support. If you have any questions, please contact us at 858.822.0370 or development@rady.ucsd.edu. Please click the “Give Now” icon to access our secure online giving page.