Dr. Alec Zama to Present Research

October 10, 2019

Dr. Alec Zama, professor of business and director of the Viking Leadership Credential, will present a research paper at the Midwest Academy of Management Conference (MAM) in Omaha, Nebraska on October 11. His paper is titled, "TMT Composition: Impact of the Origin of Incoming CEO and Pre-Succession Firm Performance." The research examines the role new CEOs play in the composition of TMTs after the CEO succession in Fortune 500 companies with different level of pre-succession performance. Dr. Zama has been a regular presenter and reviewer for MAM since 2009. 

Dr. Shannon Juergens, associate professor of business and Mr. Tom Annis, assistant professor of business, will also participate in this conference. Dr. Juergens will be a co-presenter at two conference sessions.