BENNINGTON -- Southern Vermont College Business Professor Jeb Gorham has been named a 2013 Rising Star by the Vermont Business Magazine.
Nominated by SVC's senior leaders, Gorham was selected by a panel of judges for his commitment to business growth, professional excellence, and involvement in his community.
Gorham teaches classes in event development and management, organizational and management theory, philanthropy, and sports finance, and he is the faculty athletic representative and chairman of the CASE Management Task Force at SVC.
Judges included former Gov. Jim Douglas, Deputy Commissioner Steve Cook, and Linda Rossi, state director, Vermont Small Business Development Center, among others.
Gorham, along with 39 other young professionals, will receive the award on Nov. 7 at the Double Tree Hotel in South Burlington.