Profiles

Molding the Future

Molding the Future

Frances Murphy (MBA ’97) Makes an Impact through EOC Program

06/25/2015  |  No Comments

This outstanding alumna, and former director of graduate admissions in the Zicklin School of Business, is an active mentor in Baruch’s unique Executives on Campus (EOC) program, allowing her to mentor students and share her expertise. ...

How Sweet It Is

How Sweet It Is

Alumna Adds Unique Twist to the Ice Cream Business

06/02/2015  |  No Comments

Renisa Satrijo boldly chose to abandon her career in the pharmaceutical industry to pursue her hobby professionally: making delicious ice cream. Her company, Sugar Mama Desserts, has found success in the Bay Area, specializing in exotic flavors like black sesame, avocado, and fresh durian ...

Carl Heastie (MBA ’07)

Carl Heastie (MBA ’07)

History-Making Assembly Speaker

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

f the many lessons the Honorable Carl E. Heastie took from his Baruch MBA program, the most influential may well... ...

Insuring Diversity

Insuring Diversity

Kathleen Navarro (MBA ’01) Named Chief Diversity Officer

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

New York is famous as a city of potential and promise, so it’s fitting that native New Yorker and Baruch alumna Kathleen Navarro is helping ensure that New York Life Insurance Company employees have the opportunity to maximize their potential ...

Keeping It Real: John H. Banks III

Keeping It Real: John H. Banks III

Alumnus Named President-Elect, Real Estate Board of New York

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

Honesty and persistence land this School of Public Affairs alumnus from the 1990s in a job central to every New Yorker’s life: real estate ...

Social Entrepreneur Anat Gerstein

Social Entrepreneur Anat Gerstein

Alumna Founder of a Full-Service Communications Firm

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

efore founding the eponymously named full-service communications firm Anat Gerstein, Inc., this School of Public Affairs alumna had tried unsuccessfully... ...

Thinking Outside the (Underwear) Box

Thinking Outside the (Underwear) Box

Alumnus Ryan Tamras and His Luxury Brand, Justin Case

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

 corporate communications major in Baruch's Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, Ryan Tamras (’13) always knew he wanted to own a... ...

Soap Star

Soap Star

Hawaiian Entrepreneur and Baruch Alumna Aoi Kawano

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

What keeps Pualani Soap Hawaii customers coming back? Good-quality products, says the Baruch alumna who founded the business in 2013 ...

Entrepreneur Yan Revzin (’16)

Entrepreneur Yan Revzin (’16)

Current Student & CEO of FortuneCookieAdvertising.com

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

This twenty-something entrepreneur advises those interested in starting a venture: "You have to be willing to take risks. If you waste time worrying about why something might not work out, you will never get started. . . . But never be afraid to try something" ...

Uncovering Opportunity

Uncovering Opportunity

Elena Kosharny (’14), Founder of FIVE AM Inc

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

“Set a specific goal, have that image in your head vividly, and don’t doubt that you will ever reach it,” advises our alumna and founder of FIVE AM lingerie ...