Business

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Becky Kramer, Carson College of Business RICHLAND, Wash. - COVID-19 turned the team project in Joan Giese’s Marketing Management 495 class on its head. The assignment required students to develop strategies for bringing tourists in their 20s and 30s to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]RICHLAND, Wash. – With increased restrictions for businesses amid COVID-19, a Washington State University Tri-Cities professor has created an “experience audit” to assist wineries in analyzing experiences offered and areas where sales and revenue can be boosted. [caption id="attachment_83905"...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]RICHLAND, Wash. –  As communities in Washington state begin to move into the first phase of returning to business, the Washington Wine Institute unveiled a return-to-business guide for wineries across the state created in partnership with a Washington...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – Fifty-six days. It’s the length of time that Washington State University Tri-Cities business alumna Mariah Brush was stranded at sea with thousands of others while working aboard a cruise ship amid the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri‑Cities [caption id="attachment_80537" align="alignleft" width="500"] Anna Plemons, WSU Tri-Cities assistant vice chancellor for academic affairs and professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, reads "Where Do I Sleep?" with daughter Josephine.[/caption] RICHLAND, Wash. – In light...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business Byron Marlowe, Carson College of Business clinical assistant professor of hospitality business management at WSU Tri-Cities, was recently awarded the Don Smith Distinguished Professorship. [caption id="attachment_80597" align="alignleft" width="500"] Byron Marlowe at WSU Tri-Cities has...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – A Washington State University Tri-Cities business professor will travel to Austria as part of a Fulbright Program Scholar grant to research tasting offerings and pricing practices in winery tasting rooms. [caption id="attachment_77966"...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]RICHLAND, Wash. – Individuals will enjoy a delectable brunch, keynote presentation from a prominent WSU hospitality business alumnus, as well as a live auction and games as part of the annual Washington State University Tri-Cities Carson College of...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – A wine business book authored by a Washington State University Tri-Cities business professor and colleagues from other parts of the country earned the award for “Best Book for Professionals” by the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] RICHLAND, Wash. – For as long as Mario Rodriguez could remember, his mother, Maria Luisa Rodriguez, had taken one or two classes at a time, determined to earn her bachelor’s degree in business. [caption id="attachment_73187" align="alignleft" width="550"] WSU Tri-Cities...