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Florida Standouts Honored with WOW YOU Awards

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April 27, 2012

Two Northwood University employees were recently honored as part of Northwood University Florida's WOW YOU recognition program.

The program highlights faculty and staff who have gone above and beyond in raising the profile and reputation of the campus in areas such as community service, service to students, volunteerism, and recognition for their scholarly and professional accomplishments.

Northwood University Florida's Chair of Management and International Business Dr. Edwin Moore was recognized due to his exemplification of Northwood's core value of promoting and leveraging the global, diverse and multi-cultural nature of enterprise, as his published research and presentations relate to institutions that allow a developing or transitional economy to develop a capitalist form.

Because developing markets account for about 86% of the world's population, the evolution of institutions in these developing and transitional markets has great significance for an international university campus such as Northwood.

Moore has a Doctorate of International Business specializing in economic development, International Management, and international government corruption.

Adair Kaestner, Senior Director of Student Life was recognized for having dedicated countless hours to ensuring that Northwood students receive the support they need in good times and in times of need.

Kaestner has developed innovative and engaging programming to enhance student life at Northwood University Florida and also has contributed to the support network for it. student's in difficult times such as when students have passed away. As a campus that has seen its share of tragedy this year, Northwood University Florida is blessed to have employees who exemplify our code of ethics.