Passing the Torch

Kelley School of Business Dean Idalene “Idie” Kesner, MBA’82, PhD’83, and IU business alums Curtis A. Ferguson, BA’80, and Young-Jin Kim, MBA’84, carried the Olympic flame for part of the 1,253-mile route through South Korea in preparation for the 2018 Winter Olympics, which open Feb. 9.

Ferguson is president of Greater China and Korea for The Coca-Cola Co., and Kim serves as chairman and CEO of Handok Inc., a pharmaceutical/health care company that develops, manufactures, and distributes health care solutions in South Korea.

Photos courtesy of the Korea Chapter of the IU Alumni Association.

Written By
Lacy Nowling Whitaker
Lacy, a Bloomington native, earned two degrees from IU Bloomington (BA'08, MA'14) and is the Director of Content with the IU Alumni Association.