Florida Techs Delta Mu Delta Honors Chiles-Cooke, McNeight
MELBOURNE, Fla. — The Florida Tech College of Business Epsilon Eta Chapter of Delta Mu Delta will induct up to 47 business students at the 20th Annual
Banquet and Induction Ceremony to be held at 7 p.m. on March 23. The event will be held on campus in the Denius Student Center’s John T. and Martha Hartley
Room. Delta Mu Delta is the national honor society in business administration.
Named as honorary inductees at the ceremony will be Connie Chiles-Cooke, president and agent, Connie Chiles-Cooke Insurance Agency; and Richard McNeight,
president (retired) DRS Tactical Systems, Inc. Both are longtime supporters of the College of Business and the university.
Undergraduate students must earn at least a 3.25 grade point average to be eligible for Delta Mu Delta. Graduate students must have GPAs of at least
Delta Mu Delta was founded as a national organization in 1913 to provide recognition to outstanding students of business administration. Today there are
more than 340 chapters of the society across the country. Among the several hundred thousand students who receive bachelor’s or master’s degrees in
business each year, only about 5,000 students are elected annually to membership in the society.