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MBA Team Wins ACG Cup

February 2016

The Farmer School MBA team of Brad Nichols, Andrew Hoerst and Vinny Travee bested teams from the University of Cincinnati and Xavier University to take home the prestigious ACG Cup and a check for $3,000. This is the second year in a row that the FSB team has taken top honors.

The ACG Cup is a case study competition designed to give students from leading MBA programs across the country real world experience and invaluable insights into mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, financial advisory and private equity. Each case study provides students with a unique opportunity to present valuation, capital markets and M&A strategic advice to a panel of seasoned M&A professionals from within the ACG community. The competition is carried out through a series of intra-school and regional competitions, with regional winners awarded the prestigious ACG Cup title and cash awards.