BB&T continues support for capitalism center at Marshall
HUNTINGTON -- Marshall University today received the sixth installment in a series of gifts from BB&T supporting the BB&T Center for the Advancement of American Capitalism at the university's College of Business.
David L. Helmer, Senior Vice President and Regional Corporate Banking Manager for BB&T, presented the latest check for $100,000 to Marshall President Dr. Stephen J. Kopp and Dr. Ronald Area, CEO of the Marshall University Foundation.
"We are grateful to BB&T for their ongoing support," Kopp said.
Marshall's Center for the Advancement of American Capitalism sponsors a lecture series and upper-division course in capitalism for business students, among other activities.