Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2007-03-05

Samford University School of Business students can connect with representatives of 19 area businesses during a Business Career Day Tuesday (March 6), 1-3 p.m., in the foyer of Wright Center Concert Hall.

About 75 business majors will learn about the various companies, network and explore job opportunities with the campus guests.

Companies represented are: Bell Microproducts, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Alabama, Books-A-Million, Compass Bank, Compuware Corporation, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Fi-Plan Partners, HealthSouth Corporation, Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc., Marketing Solutions, Inc., McGriff Seibels, Merrill Lynch, Red Mountain Bank, Regions Financial Corporation, Rock Apartment Advisors, Smith Barney, The Valencia Group, Inc., Vulcan Materials Company and Wells Fargo.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.