Manuel Medina Honored with President’s Medallion Award

By Vicky Sotirhos & Jennifer Mullins | 05/23/2023

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Florida Atlantic proudly awarded Manuel Medina with the esteemed President's Distinguished Service Medallion at the Spring 2023 Commencement Ceremony in recognition of his outstanding achievements and leadership.

Manuel "Manny" Medina is an entrepreneur, investor, and South Florida business and community leader. Manuel is widely recognized for his work igniting the spark of the tri-county tech ecosystem, and for that, he has been called “South Florida’s Tech Mogul.”


Manuel is a respected College of Business alumnus and was honored as one of the 2020 Influential Leaders, by AACSB International—the largest global business education alliance. His professional achievements, coupled with his leadership initiatives, have made him an influential figure in South Florida, the Americas, and Europe.

Established in 1991, the President's Medallion recognizes individuals who have rendered service of outstanding value to the university and the community, representing the highest honor at FAU.

Honoring Manuel Medina with the FAU President's Medallion acknowledges his exceptional contributions, leadership, and enduring legacy at the university.


Manny medina President's Medallion Award 2023

Pictured: College of Business Dean, Daniel Gropper, Florida Atlantic University President, Stacy Volnick and President's Medallion Recipient Manuel Medina