Business school renamed for Paul Merage

February 01, 2005 Merage School Naming

In 2005, UCI’s Graduate School of Management became The Paul Merage School of Business, recognizing the Paul Merage Family Foundation for its $30 million gift. The same year, the Merage School created the Center for Investment & Wealth Management and the Dean’s Leadership Circle. Paul Merage is best known for co-founding Chef America Inc., which created Hot Pockets.