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Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Awards and Ice Sculpture

The McCombs School of Business Hall of Fame was established in 1983, in recognition of The University of Texas at Austin’s centennial celebration and to honor former students, faculty, and other dedicated supporters who have made outstanding professional contributions to the business community and who, by their exemplary civic, philanthropic, and educational activities, have advanced humanity.

2013 Celebration 

We are proud to honor the 2012-2013 McCombs School of Business Hall of Fame inductees:

  • John L. Adams
    BBA ’66 UT, LLB '69 UT
    Vice Chairman
    Trinity Industries, Inc.
  • Tom C. Frost
    BS '50 Washington and Lee University
    Chairman Emeritus of the Board
    Frost National Bank
  • Gary C. Kelly
    BBA '77 UT
    Chairman of the Board, President & CEO
    Southwest Airlines Co.
  • Lynn (Fox) Utter
    BBA '84 UT, MBA '86 Stanford University
    President and Chief Operating Officer
    Knoll Office

In addition to the above mentioned inductees, the following Rising Star honorees were recognized for their exemplary professional achievements and contributions to the McCombs alumni network: 

  • Jeremy Smitheal
    BBA '94 UT, MBA '03 UT
    Riverside Resources
  • Cindy Lo
    BBA '98 UT
    Red Velvet Events Inc.