Baig ’94 speaks about world economy

Taimur Baig-LiveMint 2015Taimur Baig ’94 is Managing Director, Chief Economist: Asia, Deutsche Bank AG, based in Singapore.  He often comments on world economy news and its affects in Southeast Asia.  Click here to read an interview with Taimur in June.

Taimur was an Economics major at Wabash, including off campus studies at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).  He earned a PhD in Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and worked for the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund before joining Deutsche Bank eight years ago.








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Goldsmith ’68 joins BKD

© John Bragg 2011, All Rights ReservedSteve Goldsmith ’68 has been hired by accounting firm BKD LLP to lead a new public sector consulting practice.  Click here to read the news release.

After Wabash, Steve earned a JD from the University of Michigan.  His career includes author, two terms as Mayor of Indianapolis, deputy mayor of New York, consultant in data analysis, and he has taught at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Business, where he directs its Data-Smart City Solutions.

Congratulations, Steve!






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Vessely ’91 named bank president

Matthew Vessely 2015Matthew Vessely ’91 is the new 1st Source Bank Regional President in Porter and LaPorte Counties in northwest Indiana.  Matt has worked in banking and management for more than 25 years. Click here to read the news release.

After Wabash, Matt earned an MBA with a Finance Concentration from Indiana University, and is a graduate of the Indiana Bankers Association Commercial Lending School and Agricultural Banking School.

Congratulations, Matt!






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Reese Hamilton ’97 promoted at Vectren

reese hamiltonReese Hamilton ‘97 has been promoted to Director of Customer Service at Vectren Corporation in the Evansville, Indiana area.  He was previously the manager of strategic sourcing at Vectren.

After Wabash, Reese earned an MS degree in management from Oakland City University, and an MBA in organizational leadership from the University of Michigan.

Congratulations, Reese!


Minkler ’85 named federal prosecutor

josh minklerJosh Minkler ’85 is the new U.S. Attorney for Indiana’s Southern District.  Click here to read the news release.

Since last August, Josh has been the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana. After Wabash, he earned his JD from the Indiana University School of Law-Bloomington.

Congratulations, Josh!






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Sommer ’15 interns with BKD

Nick Sommer ’15 is a summer staff intern with BKD, LLP in its Bloomington, IN office.  BKD, LLP is a national CPA and advisory firm, serving individuals and businesses.

Nick was an Economics and Spanish major at Wabash.  He is pursuing a M.Acc. degree at Indiana University.

Ebert ’72 named to power attorney list

kim ebertKim F. Ebert ’72 was recently named to Human Resource Executive magazine’s 2015 list of the “Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys.” This is the third consecutive year that Kim has been selected for inclusion on the Most Powerful list.

Kim is the managing shareholder of law firm Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), Indianapolis, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management.

After Wabash, Kim earned his JD at Indiana University School of Law.   Congratulations, Kim!






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Deleget ’94 moves art gallery to DUMBO

matthew delegetMatthew Deleget ’94 and his wife, Rossana Martinez, are founders/directors of MINUS SPACE, an art gallery in Brooklyn, NY.  Minus Space just moved to its new location in the Dumbo (Down Under Manhattan Bridge) area.

Matthew was an Art major at Wabash, and then he earned an MS and an MFA at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.  Click here to watch a video interview with Matthew.

Congratulations, Matthew and Rossana!