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Rockville, MD - Meredith Bove ‘1997, Senior Manager, Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Stamford, CT - Anne Engel P‘2016, Marketing Consultant, Independent Consultant; Mark Engel P '16 CEO, Rosco (International company in the theatrical/film lighting business). Both of us have BAs from liberal arts colleges and an MBA. Anne Engel P'16 spent 10 years in brand management at Pepsi-Cola and was a SVP at a promotion agency.
Manhatten, NY - Greg Pinchbeck ‘1990, Global Head of Third Party Risk Mgmt, Business Resiliency & Crisis Mgmt, Global Consumer Banking, Citigroup; Jeff Franchetti '90, Cheif Information Officer at Cravath, Swaine, & Moore; Nick Johnson '90, SVP National Sales, NBC Sports Digital, NBC Universal. Great for students who are: (1) undecided on their career path, (2) have a broad-based business interest and not locked into an industry, (3) a desire to work, (4) entrepreneurial mindset, or (5) students that have studied abroad.
Philadelphia, PA - Charlie Scott ‘1977, P‘2009; 2012, Principal/Owner, CTS Consulting Group, LLC; Katherine Scott '09, Technology Advisor (Sales Rep) at Evolve IP; Dan Scott '12, Brokerage Writer at The Vanguard Group
Harrisburg, PA - Rich Swartz ‘1980, P‘2009, General Counsel, Residential Warranty Company, LLC; Lindsay Musser Hough '98, Partner, Deloitte Consulting LLP; Author
Fran Cannon ‘1978, Executive Vice President, C 3 Real Estate (Location: Blue Bell, PA) Shadow Description: I run a commercial Real Estate company that specializes in leasing and management of office buildings, shopping centers and apartment buildings. C3 Real Estate has both a commercial real estate firm and a telecommunications consulting firm. Work place is Business Casual.
Emily Celano ‘2000, , EBI Consulting (Location: Burlington, MA) Shadowing Description: https://www.ebiconsulting.com/company/about.html *Student must be local and majoring in Environmental Science/Policy.
James Deriu ‘2000, Regional Practice Leader- Natural Resources Management, KCI Technologies, Inc. (Location: Sparks, MD) Shadow Description: As Regional Practice Leader, I lead a staff of more than 20 in the assessment, design, and implementation of ecological restoration and permitting projects throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region. Our staff members complete assessment, survey, design, construction, inspection, and monitoring tasks associated with stream/wetland restoration and large scale watershed studies throughout the Chesapeake Bay Region, with a focus on NPDES and TMDL compliance programs. Fieldwork opportunities are likely to be a component of this work shadowing experience.
Jason Dury ‘1987, Managing Director, Prevail Services Group, LLC (Location: , DC) Shadow Description: *U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED* I am a multi-industry consultant. My clients and contacts represent the following sectors: Defense Industry, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Higher Education, Information Technology, Insurance, and Risk Management. My specific areas of focus include Insider Threats, and Global Security (physical security, intelligence analysis, country and political risk, travel safety, executive protection support, and threat & vulnerability assessments). If I don't have appointments lined up with clients that focus on any of those topics during the shadow dates, I will do my best to set up briefings or discussions for the participants.
Maria Melone ‘1992, Partner, MORR Dental Solutions, LLC (Location: Westborough, MA) Shadow Description: My company is only two years old so shadowing me for the day will provide a soup to nuts experience of my company and what it takes to make it work. My primary service offering is dental practice brokerage but I also offer business valuation services and consulting to dental group practices. The day may include such things as reviewing legal documents, compiling due diligence materials, preparing engagement letters, reviewing financial information and preparing analyses, talking or meeting directly with clients or potential clients. I am partnered with a regional accounting firm that fairly exclusively provides accounting and business services to dentists and could also give exposure to that group.
Lori Olbrys P‘2019, Executive Vice President, Recruiter, O'Hare & Associates (Location: New York, NY) Shadow Description: I am an advertising/marketing recruiter so am happy to talk with students/help guide students who wish to pursue this career path. This would not really be to see what a Recruiter does, but to help anyone interested in the advertising/marketing field. Prior to recruiting these past 17 years, I spent ten years at Grey Advertising working on various Procter & Gamble beauty brands (Cover Girl, Pantene).
Glenn Williamson P‘2019, Assistant Professor, Georgetown University (Location: Washington, DC) Shadow Description: I teach in the Masters in Real Estate program and own my own advisory business www.amberreal.com. Students will attend a class in the Masters program as well as site visits to a real estate project of interest which could include any of my projects (free roofs, medical office buildings et al).
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