Sales Students Take Top Spot At State Farm Competition

Published November 17, 2011

Students from the Program for Excellence in Selling at the University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business again proved their sales savvy at a national level, taking home accolades at the first-ever State Farm Marketing and Sales Competition in November.


Andy and Barbara Gessner Endowment Established to Support Bauer Sales Students

Published February 17, 2016

Andy (BBA ’68) and Barbara Gessner have made a gift that will support two student initiatives in Bauer College’s Program for Excellence in Selling — The Andy and Barbara Gessner Sales Program Top Salesperson Awards and the Andy and Barbara Gessner Sales Competition Team Endowment.


PES Alum Breaks State Farm Records

Published February 3, 2010

When Markus Tolson graduated from the Program for Excellence in Selling at the University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business, he had a tough decision to make — take a job that offered immediate rewards, or take a job that had tremendous potential for growth.