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  •  Broncos Celebrated for their Business Prowess

    Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 9:30 AM

    Four Santa Clara University alumni appeared in the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s most recent 40 Under 40 list. What for? Their relentless drive and achievement early in their careers.

    Profiled by SVBJ, these up-and-coming business leaders share their motivations in playful GIFs (animated photos). These Santa Clara grads, inspired by freedom, family, future, and service join the ranks of dozens of Broncos who came before them.  

    Hilary Hendershott, BSC ’99 (Economics), MBA ‘11
    President
    Hilary Hendershott Financial
    Age: 38

    “Founder and CEO of one of Silicon Valley's only woman-owned and operated investment advisory firms, she has made it her mission to empower women to maximize their own resources, grow their wealth and live sustainable and healthy lives.” 

    Jennifer Betz, BSC ’99 (Finance)
    Executive Director, Manufacturing Finance
    Maxim Integrated
    Age: 37

    “Last year, Betz led Maxim Integrated's strategic planning process, which brings analyses of macroeconomic trends and internal data into a cohesive form for all decision makers and business groups in the company. Senior leadership relies on the revamped strategic planning process that Betz leads to make critical planning decisions that drive the success of the company.” 

    Tae-Woong Koo, J.D. ’09
    Senior Associate, Intellectual Property Practice
    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
    Age: 39

    “As a senior associate in Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP's Intellectual Property Practice, Tae-Woong Koo works behind the scenes in Silicon Valley's technology industry to safeguard the heart of its economic vitality and cultural values: innovation.”

    Stephanie Rocha, B.A. ’00 (Communication), J.D. ’09
    Associate Attorney
    Miller Morton Caillat & Nevis LLP
    Age: 37

    “Human resources. Real estate. And now law. Stephanie Rocha has worked to learn from her professional challenges. And her professional experience helps her immerse herself in her clients' real estate, construction and general business cases, resulting in strategic and successful results for them.”

     
     
     
  •  The BRIDGES Experiential Learning Program – Summer 2014

    Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014 4:24 PM

    Offered by Graduate Business Career Management

    In its 5th year, the BRIDGES Experiential Program connects organizations with MBA student teams to work on projects that address a specific business challenge. The program is an ideal solution for students who wish to bridge any experience gaps but are otherwise committed to full-time employment.  We ask each project to designate a lead mentor for our student team.   We have found that alumni are a great resource as mentors for our students in this program and hope you will consider sponsoring a program. 

    If you are interested please fill out the application form on our web site by May 7th. After we review the projects we will match student teams to organizations and will notify you by May 21st if your project has been selected for this summer.

    Please promote this to anyone in your network who might be interested in sponsoring an MBA team for an experiential learning project this summer. 

    For more information, visit our website»

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