Alumni News
30 June 2020

Led by UVA Darden Alumna, Charlottesville Free Clinic Reinvents Itself Amid COVID-19 Challenges

From losing a critical lease to pivoting to remote and curbside delivery of services, Darden alumna Colleen Keller (MBA '88) has helped the Charlottesville Free Clinic navigate a host of challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

22 June 2020

‘Venture Velocity’ Helps UVA Darden Couple’s Wellness Company Plot Next Steps

Jonathan Ganthier (MBA ’20) and his fiancee helped grow their wellness company Nutritional Freedom after taking the "Venture Velocity" class at Darden.

15 June 2020

Cheese, Please: Shark Tank Investors Wanted a Bite of Darden Grad’s Cheese Biz

Darden graduate David Scharfman (MBA '16) appeared on ABC's Shark Tank and received investment offers from three sharks, including celebrity entrepreneur and investor Mark Cuban.

02 June 2020

UVA Darden Grads Launch Natural Beauty Products Line, Empower Women of Color

Oemi Botanicals, a “nutrition-forward” natural beauty product company, was founded by Allison Shimamoto (MBA '19) and is led by several Darden entrepreneurs.

29 May 2020

Research Affiliates CEO on Leading and Investing in a Time of Uncertainty

Katrina Sherrerd says the firm’s investment beliefs and long-term trends serve as guides for Research Affiliates, which produces research and offers innovative investment products, many with a value investing focus.

26 May 2020

UVA Darden Alumna Honored for COVID-19 Children’s Book

Dr. Leigh Ann Webb (EMBA '19) and Dr. Ebony Jade Hilton, both doctors with UVA Health, wanted to help children and families deal with the uncertainty of the pandemic.