Association Members Press Releases

Horatio Alger Association Honors Florence Entrepreneur Charles C. Anderson Sr. and Two National Scholarship Recipients from Alabama

Charles C. Anderson Sr. and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Paradise Valley Entrepreneur Bruce T. Halle and Two National Scholarship Recipients from Arizona

Bruce T. Halle and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Two California Entrepreneurs and Philanthropists, Elizabeth Holmes and Gilbert Edward LeVasseur Jr., Along With Seven National Scholarship Recipients from the State

Elizabeth Holmes, Gilbert Edward LeVasseur Jr. and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Fort Lauderdale Entrepreneur Jordan Zimmerman and Four National Scholarship Recipients from Florida

Jordan Zimmerman and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Idaho Falls Entrepreneur Frank L. VanderSloot and National Scholarship Recipient from Idaho

Frank L. VanderSloot and Scholar Savannah Wheeler are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Louisville Executive David C. Novak and National Scholarship Recipient from Kentucky

David C. Novak and Scholar Olivia Moore are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Two New York Executives and Philanthropists, Leon G. Cooperman and Edmund A. Hajim, Along With Four National Scholarship Recipients from the State

Leon G. Cooperman, Edmund A. Hajim and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors New Bremen Executive James F. Dicke II and Three National Scholarship Recipients from Ohio

James F. Dicke II and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Chestnut Hill Entrepreneur James J. Maguire Sr. and Three National Scholarship Recipients from Pennsylvania

James J. Maguire Sr. and the Scholars are recognized by the Association for their remarkable achievements in the face of adversity and their commitment to higher education READ MORE…
(March 9, 2015)

Arizona Entrepreneur and Generous Philanthropist Bruce T. Halle to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 22, 2014)

New York City Executive and Generous Philanthropist Edmund A. Hajim to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 22, 2014)

Ohio Businessman and Generous Philanthropist James F. Dicke II to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 11, 2014)

12 Esteemed Business and Philanthropic Leaders Selected for Prestigious 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association annually recognizes exceptional leaders, across industries, who have achieved great success despite facing significant personal adversities READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Alabama Entrepreneur and Generous Philanthropist Charles C. Anderson Sr. to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Orange County, California Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Gilbert Edward LeVasseur Jr. to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Philadelphia Entrepreneur and Generous Philanthropist James J. Maguire Sr. to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Yum! Brands Executive Chairman and Philanthropist David C. Novak to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association annually recognizes exceptional leaders, across industries, who have achieved great success despite facing significant personal adversities READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Idaho Entrepreneur and Generous Philanthropist Frank L. VanderSloot to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Fort Lauderdale Entrepreneur and Generous Philanthropist Jordan Zimmerman to Receive 2015 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association names 12 exceptional leaders, each of whom has overcome significant adversities in achieving personal and professional success, to its Member Class of 2015 READ MORE…
(December 4, 2014)

Horatio Alger Association Honors Los Angeles Business Leader Thomas V. McKernan and Seven National Scholarship Recipients from California

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct California resident Thomas V. McKernan, chairman of the board of the Automobile Club of Southern California as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding seven deserving California students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Fort Lauderdale Business Leader Mike Jackson and Four National Scholarship Recipients from Florida

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct Mike Jackson, chairman and chief executive officer of AutoNation, Inc. and a Florida resident, as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding four deserving Florida students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Legendary Atlanta Executive and Renowned Philanthropist J. Ronald Terwilliger and Four National Scholarship Recipients from Georgia

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct J. Ronald Terwilliger, chairman emeritus of Trammell Crow Residential Company and a Georgia resident as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding four deserving Georgia students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Greenwich Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Robert Blyth Goergen Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Association Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Robert Blyth Goergen, founder and executive chairman of Blyth, Inc. will be inducted as a Member of this esteemed Association in April. Mr. Goergen joins 11 other outstanding business and civic leaders from across North America in receiving this honor. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Minneapolis Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Lee R. Anderson Sr. and Two National Scholarship Recipients from Minnesota

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct Lee Anderson Sr., owner and chairman of APi Group, Inc. and a Minnesota resident as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding three deserving Minnesota students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors St. Louis Executive and Renowned Philanthropist David L. Steward and Two National Scholarship Recipients from Missouri

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct David L. Steward, founder and chairman of World Wide Technology, Inc. and a Missouri resident as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding two deserving Missouri students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Honeywell Chairman & CEO David M. Cote and National Scholarship Recipient from New Hampshire

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct David M. Cote, chairman & CEO of Honeywell and a New Hampshire native as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding one deserving New Hampshire student with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors New Mexico Business Leader Randall Dee Hubbard and National Scholarship Recipient from the State

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct New Mexico resident Randall Dee Hubbard, chairman and managing director of BIGHORN Golf Club as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding one deserving New Mexico student with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Portland Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Peter W. Stott and Two National Scholarship Recipients from Oregon

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct Peter W. Stott, president of Columbia Investments, Ltd. and an Oregon resident as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding two deserving Oregon students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Dallas Cowboys Owner, President, and General Manager Jerry Jones and Five National Scholarship Recipients from Texas

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct Jerry Jones, owner, president, and general manager of the Dallas Cowboys and a Texas resident as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding five deserving Texas students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

Horatio Alger Association Honors Former United States Ambassador and Renowned Philanthropist Patricia L. Herbold and Two National Scholarship Recipients from Washington

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, will induct former United States Ambassador Patricia L. Herbold, vice president and secretary of the Herbold Foundation and Washington resident as a lifetime Member in April, while also rewarding two deserving Washington students with its prestigious Horatio Alger National Scholarship. READ MORE…
March 17, 2014

12 Elite Business and Civic Leaders to be Honored with 2014 Horatio Alger Award

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced the recipients of its prestigious 2014 Horatio Alger Award. READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

St. Louis Executive and Renowned Philanthropist David L. Steward Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that David L. Steward, co-founder and chairman of World Wide Technology, Inc., will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 20, 2013

Honeywell Chairman & CEO and Respected Public Policy Advocate David M. Cote Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that David M. Cote, chairman and CEO of Honeywell, will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Legendary Atlanta Executive and Renowned Philanthropist J. Ronald Terwilliger Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that J. Ronald Terwilliger, chairman emeritus of Trammell Crow Residential Company, will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Dallas Cowboys Owner and General Manager, Jerry Jones, Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Jerral (Jerry) Wayne Jones Sr., owner and general manager of the Dallas Cowboys, will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Minnesota Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Lee R. Anderson Sr. Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Lee R. Anderson Sr., owner and chairman of APi Group, Inc., will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Fort Lauderdale Executive and Business Leader Mike Jackson Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Mike Jackson, chairman and chief executive officer of AutoNation, Inc., will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Former United States Ambassador and Renowned Philanthropist Patricia L. Herbold Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that former United States Ambassador Patricia L. Herbold, vice president and secretary of the Herbold Foundation, will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Portland Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Peter W. Stott Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Peter W. Stott, president of Columbia Investments, Ltd., will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Palm Springs Businessman and Philanthropist Randall Dee Hubbard Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Randall Dee Hubbard, chairman and managing director of BIGHORN Golf Club, will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Los Angeles Executive and Renowned Philanthropist Thomas V. McKernan Selected for Prestigious Horatio Alger Award – Class of 2014

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education, today announced that Thomas V. McKernan, chairman of the board of the Automobile Club of Southern California, will be inducted as a Member of this prestigious Association next spring.  READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Murray Edwards wins International Horatio Alger Award

Murray Edwards, one of Canada’s leading business figures, has been selected to receive the International Horatio Alger Award in 2014, the Horatio Alger Association of Canada announced today. READ MORE…
November 18, 2013

Horatio Alger Award to be Granted to 11 Individuals; 106 High School Students Given Horatio Alger National Scholarships

The Horatio Alger Association is pleased to announce that 11 men and women have been selected to receive the Horatio Alger Award and induction as lifelong members of the Association in April 2013. READ MORE…
February 1, 2013

Horatio Alger Award to be Granted to 11 Individuals; Joseph Neubauer as the 2013 Norman Vincent Peale Award Recipient

The Board of Directors of the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., today announced the Horatio Alger Awards recipients for 2013. This is an elite group of 11 entrepreneurial and nonprofit leaders who have achieved the American Dream via extraordinary accomplishments. READ MORE…
November 1, 2012