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Executive Engagements

Learn from corporate executives. Strengthen your leadership skills.

Executive Engagements are a key component in the Emerging Leaders Program. Through discussions and opportunities to meet with corporate executives, the high caliber College of Business students in our program develop the necessary career and leadership skills to transform into authentic leaders.  

2018-19 Executive Engagements include:

  • Karen Bailey – Retired Vice President of Foodservice National Accounts
  • Frank Straub – Chief Financial Officer of Golub Capital
  • Laura Reale – Vice President of The Siegfried Group
  • Cole Platt - Senior Product Manager at Amazon
  • Chris Hellmann - Global Vice President at Coca Cola

Class Trips

  • Spring 2019 – Atlanta, GA
  • Spring 2018 – Cincinnati, OH
    Company Visits: 84.15 and Kroger
  • Fall 2017 - Chicago, IL
    Company Visits: Vantage Consulting, Peapod, Chicago Bulls, Conagra, The Hackett Group, Microsoft, LinkedIn, RMB Capital, Golub Capital, PNC, and AbbVie Pharmaceutical
  • Fall 2016 – Atlanta, GA
    Company Visits: Atlanta Falcons, Google Fiber, Coca-Cola Freestyle, PwC
  • Spring 2016 – Charlotte, NC
    Company Visits: Lowes, Carolina Panthers