Speaker Series

The Speaker Series presented by the College of Business at the University of Central Oklahoma has become a high point of the year for everyone involved. UCO students, faculty, staff and the surrounding community have enjoyed this event as it continues to grow each year.

Duck Dynasty's Willie Robertson to Speak at UCO College of Business

2013 – Willie Robertson, Star of A&E’s Duck Dynasty

October 11th, 2013

Willie Robertson has been in and around hunting all his life. Growing up with the family business, he has handled most tasks at Duck Commander from sanding and packaging calls as a youngster, to now serving as president of the company. Despite a busy travel schedule, Willie is a regular in the Robertson family blind […]

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UCO College of Business - Russell Simmons to speak at Speaker Series

2012 – Russell Simmons, Hip Hop Mogul

October 11th, 2012

Russell Simmons has been the leader in bringing the powerful influence of hip-hop culture to every facet of business and media since its inception in the late 1970s through current day, in which its integration into mainstream American Culture means an entirely new, post-racial, progressive America. Simmons’ businesses have always been rooted in giving a […]

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2011 – Andrew Ross Sorkin, Co-Host of CNBC’s Squawk Box

October 6th, 2011

Andrew Ross Sorkin, Co-Host of CNBC’s Squawk Box and New York Times columnist and chief mergers and acquisitions reporter, Andrew Ross Sorkin is a leading voice about Wall Street and corporate America. The founder and editor of DealBook, an online daily financial news service published by The Times, he also is an assistant editor of business and finance news, helping to […]

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