Mike Ilitch School of Business Part-Time Faculty in Management Thaddaeus Irby has been recognized as a 2021 Men of Excellence Honoree by the Michigan Chronicle and will be celebrated at a live induction ceremony on Jan. 27, 2022.

The 14th Annual Michigan Chronicle Men of Excellence Awards celebrates local Black men who inspire others through their vision and leadership, incomparable achievements and exceptional participation in community service. They are men who exemplify extraordinary stature, poise and valor. Awardees are forward thinkers in their given fields and motivate those around them to go beyond the norm and strive for brilliance.

Irby currently works as the senior manager in enterprise technology for Lockheed Martin. A complete list of 2021 award winners can be found here.