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GMSC Profile Featuring Laurie Manning

Name: Laurie Manning Class Year: 2016 Concentration: Marketing/Brand Management Previous Employer & Position: SRA International, Associate Project Manager Undergraduate Institution & Major: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Marketing Management Why I chose Goizueta: I came to Emory because of the community and the small class size, as well as the high quality of the institution. I was excited about the opportunity to build strong relationships with all of my classmates and my professors. Twitter Handle: @lgmann

Evening MBA Profile featuring Alex Hague

We asked a few of our Evening MBAs to document their lives, to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience. Meet Alex Hague 17EvMBA. Name: AlexHague Class Year: 2017 Concentration: Undecided Current Employer & Position: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Project Manager, Customer Operations Undergraduate Institution & Major: Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S. Management Why I chose Goizueta: I wanted to attend a university that had the prestige of an Ivy League institution while still embracing the southern culture that I love so much.  In addition, following graduation I am looking to go into management and strategy consult, and the reputation of Emory, the connections in the...

TWO-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING PATRICK GARMAN

TWO-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING PATRICK GARMAN

We asked a few of our Two-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience. Meet Patrick Garman 15MBA as he shares his experience in our Marketing Analytics Course. Name: Patrick Garman Class Year: 2015 Concentration: Strategy Previous Internship: Summer Intern at UPS, Global Marketing Undergraduate Institution & Major: Sewanee: the University of the South, English Literature Why I chose Goizueta: Goizueta Business School had the most inclusive and open community of any of the schools I applied to. Also, I knew the small class size would allow me to make deeper...

TWO-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING CHARLENE VERDELLE THOMAS

TWO-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING CHARLENE VERDELLE THOMAS

We asked a few of our fresh Two-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience over the course of their first year. Meet Charlene Thomas 16MBA.     Name: Charlene Verdelle Thomas Class Year: 2016 Concentration: Marketing (Brand) Previous Employer & Position: Senior Product Marketing Manager at The Advisory Board Company in Washington, DC Undergraduate Institution & Major: BA in Communication Media, Minor in Creative Writing from North Carolina State University Why I chose Goizueta: Small program size and the unique focus on community, corporate responsibility, and the value of molding strong leaders Twitter Handle: @Charlene_Thomas  

TWO-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING KATIE HULL

We asked a few of our fresh Two-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience over the course of their first year. Meet Katie Hull 16MBA. Name: Katie L. Hull Class Year: 2016 Concentration: Marketing and Entrepreneurship Previous Employer & Position: Sales Manager, Lifebooker Undergraduate Institution & Major: New York University, Journalism Why I chose Goizueta: After a great experience at a large undergraduate program, I wanted to challenge myself in a different, more intimate environment. As the smallest top 20 programs, Goizueta allows me to build life-long relationships with my classmates while pursuing seemingly endless opportunities to...

TWO-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING KIRK SMITH

We asked a few of our fresh Two-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience over the course of their first year. Meet Kirk Smith 16MBA. Name: Kirk Smith Class Year: 2016 Concentration: Brand Management Previous Employer & Position: Booz Allen Hamilton; Management Consultant (Title: Associate) Undergraduate Institution & Major: University of Virginia; Foreign Affairs Why I chose Goizueta: The clear articulation of a value proposition that appealed to me: Learning intimately from a world class faculty located in a dynamic city full of career opportunities. Twitter Handle: @smithkirkm  

ONE-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING RACHEL PETERSEN

We asked a few of our One-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience over the course of one year. Meet Rachel Petersen 15MBA. Name: Rachel Petersen Class Year: 2015 Concentration: Marketing Previous Employer & Position: Sears Holding Corporation – Production Manager Undergraduate Institution & Major: University of IL – Urbana/Champaign, Finance major Why I chose Goizueta: The tight-knit community, the small class sizes allowing you to interact with professors, and the warm weather!  

ONE-YEAR MBA PROFILE FEATURING Prateek Goel

We asked a few of our One-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience over the course of one year. Meet Prateek Goel 15MBA. Name: Prateek Goel Class Year: 2015 Concentration: Strategy Previous Employer & Position: Consulting, Bridge to India Energy Undergraduate Institution & Major: Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Engineering Why I chose Goizueta: Close Community, Experiential learning, Helpful alumni and faculty, and consulting focus