Redefining Executive Education

News from ISM

If you are a member of the ISM community and have a news item to share, please contact us. News items could include recent publications, significant professional achievements, special awards/recognition, or presentations at conferences. Please send your contact information and a brief summary regarding your news item to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., in order to be featured in our publications and website. We look forward to hearing from you!

Joe Santora, ISM professor of Executive Leadership, is the current editor of the International Leadership Journal and invites everyone to view the online version of the journal here. Those of you who are interested submitting work to be published should send all manuscripts to Joe at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Doctoral students are encouraged to submit manuscripts for review.

In the March 9th, 2009 issue of TIME magazine you can find ISM Alumnus, Philippe Lacome speaking about the temptation of protectionism during the current financial crisis. Continue reading to hear what Philippe has to say or view the link here.

PARIS, February 18 -- The Chancellor of the International School of Management (ISM), Dr. Peter Horn , was elected President of the International Region of the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs at the Association's annual Regional Conference in Athens, Greece.

A competitive, fully accredited institution with campuses in New York, Paris, Tokyo and Shanghai, ISM continues to value quality over quantity. "It is our focus on quality and our dedication to the professional development of our degree candidates that have proven to be key components in maintaining our competitive advantage in the competitive, international education environment" responded Prof. Jack Forget , President of the International School of Management, when asked to explain the institution's success and strong international presence.

Stephen Duso-Bauduin, MBA and Zaher Barakat, PhD Candidate, have recently published scholarly work related to their areas of professional expertise:

Sociostratégie de la Chine: Dragon, Panda ou Qilin? by Stephen Duso-Bauduin
The Structure and Use of Wa'ad by Zaher Barakat

Congratulations Stephen and Zaher!

To read either article please click on the titles above or follow the link to "Student Publications and Dissertations" on

ISM Professor Dr. Andrew Thomas, PhD, along with his co-authors were honored to have their book selected as one of three finalists for the prestigious 2008 American Marketing Association’s Best Marketing Book. Their book is entitled "Direct Marketing In Action: Cutting-Edge Strategies for Finding and Keeping the Best Customers". Check this link to view the AMAF website and Dr. Thomas' nomination.

Congratulations Prof. Thomas!