Simone Cummings Receives C-Suite Award

Dec. 13, 2019

Simone Cummings Receives C-Suite Award
Simone Cummings, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business and Technology, received a C-Suite award from the St. Louis Business Journal earlier this month.

ST. LOUIS - Simone Cummings, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology received a C-Suite Award from the St. Louis Business Journal earlier this month. A C-Suite Award is designed to recognize local business executives and managers who are making an impact on their organization or the region.

This was the first-ever C-Suite Award Ceremony held by the St Louis Business Journal. The ceremony was held at the Hilton at the Ballpark on Dec. 5.

“It was an honor to be recognized along with so many other leaders in the region,” Cummings said. “St. Louis has a strong and vibrant business community, and the achievements of all of the honorees is proof of that.”

Cummings was selected for her leadership at the Walker School, including revitalizing the MBA program and overseeing the successful reaccreditation of the School. Other achievements cited in her award include her work advising individual businesses in the region, as well as her service on the boards of the Women’s Foundation, St. Louis Forum, St. Louis Regional Health Commission, YWCA, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute and the Missouri History Museum Sub Commission.

The other recipients of the award this year are:  

  • LEGACY AWARDEE:Tom Minogue, Thompson Coburn LLP
  • Susan Gerard, Moneta
  • Tracy Hart, Tarlton Corporation
  • Ryan Hyman, Spire Inc.
  • Dennis Jenkins, Caritas Family Solutions
  • Candace Jennings, SSM Health
  • James Lally, Enterprise Financial Services Corp.
  • Steve LeClair, Core & Main
  • Jeff Mazur, LaunchCode
  • Michael Neidorff, Centene Corporation
  • Sekhar Prabhakar, CEdge Software Consultants
  • Rich Ryffel,J.P. Morgan Private Bank
  • Amy Schwetz, Peabody

Besides the award, Cummings was also profiled in the St. Louis Business Journal. That profile can be viewed online at https://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis/news/2019/12/06/c-suite-awards-2019-simone-cummings-webster.html.

 

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