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Notable Alumni: Business

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James Barksdale James Barksdale (BBA ’65)

  • President and CEO of Barksdale Management Corporation
  • Former President and CEO of Netscape Communications
Harold Burson  Harold Burson (BA ’40)

  • Founder of global public relations/public affairs firm Burson-Marsteller
Rose Jackson Flenorl  Rose Jackson Flenorl (BAEd ’79)

  • Manager of Global Community Relations and Philanthropy for FedEx Corporation
  • President, Ole Miss Alumni Association (2008-2009)
Mayo Flynt  Mayo Flynt (BBA ’87)

  • President – AT&T Mississippi, 2007-Present
Mike Glenn Mike Glenn (BBA ’77)

  • Executive Vice President, Marketing Development and Communications for FedEx Corporation
William Jordan Bill Jordan (BBA ’73)

  • Founder of Spartan Archery Sportswear Products
  • Founder of Realtree camouflage
  • Host of “Realtree Outdoors”
Edith Kelly-Green Edith Kelly-Green (BBA ’73)

  • Former Vice President for Strategic Sourcing and Supply for FedEx Corporation
John McCullouch John McCullouch (JD ’78)

  • State President, Mississippi, BellSouth Telecommunications, Inc.
George Omas George Omas (BA ’64)

  • Chairman of the U.S. Postal Rate Commission
The Honorable John Palmer The Honorable John Palmer (BBA ’56; MBA ’59)

  • Head of Skytel Communications
  • Former U.S. Ambassador to Portugal
Gail Pittman  Gail Pittman (BAEd ’72)

  • Artist and entrepreneur whose pottery is sold in 450 retail stores across the country