Vice Chair of Ernst & Young Receives
from Marquette University
Alum Actively Involved in Marquette Community
May 2, 2005
John F. Ferraro was presented with the 2005 Beta Alpha Psi
Outstanding Alumnus Award by the Marquette University College
of Business Administration. Ferraro is a 1977 alumnus of Marquette
University, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
The Beta Alpha Psi Outstanding Alumnus Award is granted to
a graduate in recognition of a distinguished career and outstanding
service to Marquette University.
Ferraro began his career with Ernst & Young in 1977 when
he joined the audit staff in Milwaukee. He was promoted to
partner in 1988, and became vice chair in September 2001.
His clients include Sprint, Whirlpool, Madison Dearborn Partners,
Golder, Thoma, Cressey and Butler Capital.
Ferraro has extensive client service experience with large
national corporations, entrepreneurial companies, merger and
acquisitions, and internally with Ernst & Young's Assurance
and Advisory Business Services practice. He is also a member
of Beta Alpha Psi, the Accounting Honor Society; Alpha Sigma
Nu, the Jesuit Honor Society; Beta Gamma Sigma, the AACSB
honor society for accredited business schools; and a former
Marquette University student government member.
The award was presented to Ferraro at the 81 st Annual College
of Business Administration's Honors Dinner and Convocation
at the Marquette Alumni Memorial Union. Ferraro has been active
with Marquette, most recently hosting a reception for east
coast alumni at the Ernst & Young New York offices.
For more information please contact Anne Broeker in the
Office of Public Affairs at (414) 288-0286.
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