According to Pamplin alumnus Mike Clarke, the successful banks of the future will be those that “embrace safety, security, and trust while delivering a client experience that is timely, easy, and exceeds expectations.”
The Pamplin College of Business welcomes some exceptional incoming administrative staff members, including Pamplin's first director of diversity and inclusion, the director of development, and two associate directors of major gifts.
Dilip Kumar Shome, professor emeritus of finance, died Dec. 7, 2018. Shome joined Virginia Tech in 1983. Edward R. (Ed) Clayton, professor emeritus of business information technology, died Feb. 10, 2019. Clayton joined Virginia Tech in 1968.