Category: EMBA

Juan Toro 12FTMBA, Claudia Garcia 18MEMBA talk Goizueta experience

Grupo SURA’s offices in Medellin, Colombia, are located in El Poblado, the city’s financial and business corridor and an area popular with tourists because of its hotels, bars and restaurants. Grupo SURA, a Colombian multinational holding company with 2017 revenues of $7 billion and primary businesses in investment banking, asset management and insurance services, is the main tenant in One Plaza Business Center — a sleek modern high rise.

GSGA Fall Mixer: Drinks, dancing and dinosaurs!

It’s hard to believe that the end of the fall semester is just a few weeks away — this year has flown by! End-of-year final exams and projects are the first thing on many students’ minds right now, but that doesn’t mean we don’t still make time to socialize and hang out together.

MARINE REFLECTION ON WEEKEND MBA

Submitted by MAJ Paul Lowman (Marines), second semester student in the Weekend Executive MBA program and one of Goizueta’s Fort Benning Fellows. Fall 2016 was a real eye-opener.  The WEMBA program has the same number of class hours and academic requirements as other programs so the learning curve is steep...

THE EMBA PROGRAM: LISA’S EXPERIENCE

I’m Lisa Landsberg, Air Force Veteran and Weekend Executive Class of 2017. The best thing that happened this past fall semester was that I was assigned to a group with four other candidates (3 of us are veterans!) and we formed into a really awesome team and, amid the rollercoaster of life, all...

Weekend Executive MBA Profile Featuring Katherine Strong

Weekend Executive MBA Profile Featuring Katherine Strong

We asked a few of our Executive MBAs to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience as they balance their profession with the classroom. Meet Katherine Strong 13WEMBA. Name: Katherine Strong Class Year: 2013 Current Employer: Zurich North America Undergraduate Institution: Vanderbilt University  

Life of an Executive: Katherine Strong

Katherine at Work: On the move to my next appointment I run the Construction Sales Team for our Zurich’s South region. Each month, we are reviewing accounts, connecting people and resources, and implementing our prospecting strategy. Leadership and teamwork in the office. Obviously, we had strong results to discuss. Katherine...

Q&A with ‘Life of an Executive’s Walker Williams

We were able to sit down with MEMBA student Walker Williams for an insider Q&A on his day to day: Walker Williams is a towering figure standing at over 6 feet tall. Walking out of a breakout room with a phone in hand and relieved grin on face Williams has...