September 26, John Auriemma ’81 and Thomas J. Sharkey ’54 were inducted
into the Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. Over 100 people attended the event.
Part of the Stillman School of Business, the Entrepreneurial Hall of
Fame honors Seton Hall Alumni who are entrepreneurs in the state of New
Mr. Auriemma is president of American Wear, Inc. one of the largest
uniform suppliers in the U.S. In 2007, he was a N.J. finalist for the
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Mr. Sharkey is the
Chairman of Meeker Sharkey and Associates, a leading commercial and
consumer focused insurance broker, serving leading national and
The mission of the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies is to foster the
entrepreneurial spirit in our students, alumni and throughout the New
Jersey business community. The center strives to engage alumni and
other local entrepreneurs in curriculum decisions, to increase student
interest in entrepreneurship and to offer student internships.
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