Profiles

What’s Cooking?

What’s Cooking?

Old World Jewish Specialties Reinvented

04/07/2014  |  No Comments

Recognized by Forbes magazine in its "30 Under 30" list, Zicklin MBA candidate Elizabeth Alpern is an up-and-coming entrepreneur in the world of artisanal foods ...

Entering the World of Work

Entering the World of Work

In His Own Words—Jeffrey McClellan (’14) of Goldman Sachs

05/27/2014  |  No Comments

In July 2014, new BBA graduate Jeffrey McClellan starts his job at Goldman Sachs as a full-time analyst in the Human Capital Management division. In his own words, McClellan offers the backstory to what may seem like luck but was really hard work ...

Putting Her Best Foot Forward

Putting Her Best Foot Forward

Podiatrist Kelly Powers (’03)

06/12/2014  |  No Comments

This alumna credits her strong academic foundation and career success to the “challenging and well-rounded education” she received at Baruch ...

Cool Job: Thermos CEO Alex Huang

Cool Job: Thermos CEO Alex Huang

06/12/2014  |  No Comments

With a PhD in business from Baruch, this alumnus leads the world’s premier maker of insulated food and beverage containers ...

The Whole Package

The Whole Package

Brittany Hodak (MS ’10) Creates ZinePak for Superfans

06/12/2014  |  No Comments

Alumna Brittany Hodak (MS ’10) started ZinePak in 2011 with partner Kim Kaupe, and in the past year, its revenues have soared from $2.6 million to $6 million. Its roster of clients is equally impressive and includes Katy Perry, KISS, the Beach Boys, and Taylor Swift ...

“Fashionable” Technology

“Fashionable” Technology

Dean F. Shulman (MBA ’88) of Brother International

06/12/2014  |  No Comments

Since joining the company in 1986, this alumnus has been instrumental in reimagining Brother’s product offerings and positioning the company for success in today’s competitive retail market ...

Romance Develops in Darkroom

Romance Develops in Darkroom

Aneta Glinkowska (’02) and Kosuke Fujitaka

06/03/2014  |  No Comments

With more than 170 countries represented in Baruch’s student body, it’s only natural that two people from completely different cultures and backgrounds would find each other and fall in love ...

Her Big Break Story

Her Big Break Story

In Her Own Words—Julia Sung (’14) of NBCUniversal

05/27/2014  |  No Comments

The College's winningest swimmer earns her spot in the record books and, at the same time, begins her career at NBCUniversal as a content research distribution assistant ...

Retirement Not for Him

Retirement Not for Him

Nonagenarian Leo Helzel (’38) Loves Work and Life

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

“Work is still interesting. I like what I do. Why change?” says the 96-year-old alumnus ...

Pedaling the Message

Pedaling the Message

Robin Koval (MBA ’83)

11/26/2013  |  No Comments

Learn why this MBA in advertising says her personal/professional catchphrase is "Be Nice" ...

Muffin Ventured, Muffin Gained

Muffin Ventured, Muffin Gained

Robin Koval (MBA ’83) on Taking Risks, Hanging Tough, and Playing Nice

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

This alumna advises us all to combine essential “nice” skills with a healthy dose of grit. In her experience, being gutsy, resilient, and tenacious is the real secret of success ...

Student Is Letter-Perfect on Wheel of Fortune: Krystiana Pironti (’14)

Student Is Letter-Perfect on Wheel of Fortune: Krystiana Pironti (’14)

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

Undergraduate spins letters into gold on recent episode of long-time, favorite game show ...

Broadening Students’ Digital Horizons

Broadening Students’ Digital Horizons

Public Affairs Lecturer Joyce Sullivan (MBA ’84)

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

100% Online: Former banker, social media pro, and Public Affairs lecturer teaches innovative course ...

Self-Directed: Filmmaker Kalechi Noel (’08)

Self-Directed: Filmmaker Kalechi Noel (’08)

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

A Baruch filmmaker pursues his longtime dream ...

Opening Lines of Communication

Opening Lines of Communication

Cathy Avgiris (’80), Comcast Cable Executive VP and CFO

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

She joined the company in 1992 as a regional VP of finance and has since played a key role in Comcast's evolution from a cable company to a media and technology powerhouse. ...