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  • Oct
    16

    Terry Talks with Phil Casey

    • Friday, October 16, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Phillip E. Casey has held every top management position with Gerdau Ameristeel since joining the second-largest North American mini-mill steelmaker in 1994. He serves as a director and the board's non-executive chairman, and he previously was the company's president and CEO. Gerdau Ameristeel's 17 steel manufacturing operations generated revenues totaling $4.2 billion in 2009. He previously held executive positions with Florida Steel and Birmingham Steel, and he served 14 years in various financial management assignments with domestic and international affiliates of the Exxon Corp. Casey graduated from the Terry College in 1967 with a bachelor's degree in finance.

  • Oct
    16

    Terry Talks with Phil Casey

    • Friday, October 16, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Phillip E. Casey has held every top management position with Gerdau Ameristeel since joining the second-largest North American mini-mill steelmaker in 1994. He serves as a director and the board's non-executive chairman, and he previously was the company's president and CEO. Gerdau Ameristeel's 17 steel manufacturing operations generated revenues totaling $4.2 billion in 2009.  He previously held executive positions with Florida Steel and Birmingham Steel, and he served 14 years in various financial management assignments with domestic and international affiliates of the Exxon Corp. 

  • Oct
    7

    Terry Talks Real Estate Investment Banking with Eastdil Secured

    • Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a round table discussion with Miles Theodore (BBA '02), Daniel Allman (BBA '05)  and Keenan O'Brien (BBA '12) of Eastdil Secured.

  • Oct
    2

    Terry Talks Wealth Management with John Mangan

    • Friday, October 2, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    John Mangan is a private investor in Charlotte NC, is active in the US public securities markets and has ownership positions in several private companies in industries ranging from energy, industrial ( aggregate and cement), software and agriculture. From 1998-2006 John was the Founder, CEO and CIO (Chief Investment officer) of Mangan & McColl Partners and FBR Arbitrage, LLC a $1billion + hedge fund company with several funds invested in the same strategy. 

  • Sep
    17

    Terry Talks with Hill Feinberg

    • Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm
  • Apr
    16

    Terry Talks Forbes 30 Under 30 with Blakely Engel

    • Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Blakely Engel from Bank of America.

    Recently recognized by Forbes as 30 Under 30 in Finance, Blakely earned her B.B.A. in both Finance and Management from The University of Georgia's Terry College of Business in 2007. She began her career in commercial banking in Bank of America's formal credit training and development program. During her nearly 8 year career at Bank of America, Blakely has been promoted from Credit Analyst to Underwriter, Senior Underwriter, and Credit Analyst Manager in the Georgia/Alabama Middle Market portfolio. She is currently a Senior Portfolio Management Officer with primary credit responsibility over a Middle Market portfolio of approximately 20 clients.

    Check out the Forbes article on Blakely.

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests.

    The Terry Talks Series is sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Apr
    8

    Terry Talks Financial Advising, Andrew Sullivan (BBA 1989), Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC

    • Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a round table discussion on financial advising with Andrew Sullivan of Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC. Andrew Sullivan is managing partner and senior wealth advisor of Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC. In this role, he offers access to a full range of comprehensive financial services, including estate, financial and income planning, as well as strategic and tactical portfolio construction and management.

    Prior to forming Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC in 2008, Andrew was a financial advisor and senior vice president at SunTrust Investment Services for nearly 20 years. He has been in the financial services industry since 1989. Andrew graduated from The University of Georgia with a bachelor's degree in finance in 1989 and received a master's degree in international business from Georgia State University. He is a certified financial planner™ designee, earned through studies conducted at Oglethorpe University. Currently, Andrew serves on the executive committee and is chairman of the board of trustees at The Schenck School, where he also serves as chairman of the school's financial aid committee.

    Andrew is a member of the annual fund committee for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. He is also a member of the Woodward Board of Governors. A passionate UGA alumnus, Andrew is a member of the Terry College of Business alumni board. He served on the board for Habitat for Humanity North Central Georgia and also served as the organization's treasurer. Andrew also served on the Development Committee for Wesleyan School for four years. In 2011, in recognition of Andrew's community involvement, he was nominated for the Turknett Leadership Character Award. Andrew and his wife, Donna, reside in Alpharetta, GA with their two children, Drew and Katie. He spends his free time with his family. They enjoy frequent trips to their house on Lake Hartwell. Andrew is also an avid hunter, traveling across the U.S. and various other countries for the sport. Andrew and his family are active members of Johns Creek Baptist Church.

    Dress is business casual. Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Apr
    3

    Terry Talks Technology Consulting w/Brittany Clark (BBA 2014 MIS/MARK), PwC Advisory

    • Friday, April 3, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Brittany Clark of PwC. A 2014 graduate of the University of Georgia, Brittany holds a BBA in both Marketing and MIS from the Terry College of Business and BA in Latin. A member of the top undergraduate team in the 2013 Deloitte Case Competition, Brittany was also an involved member of the Society for Management Information Systems. During her junior year, Brittany interned with PwC in Advisory Services Technology Consulting and upon graduation, joined the PwC team as an Associate focusing on Operations and Supply Chain in SAP. Brittany loves to travel and has visited 16 different countries! Outside of work she also enjoys snowboarding, water sports, live music, and walking her dog Sugar.

    Dress is business casual, and food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Mar
    26

    Terry Talks with Don Lancaster, VP Tax, UPS

    • Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a round table discussion with Don Lancaster, Vice President, Tax at United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company, a leader in the U.S. less-than-truckload industry and the premier provider of global supply chain management solutions. UPS delivers packages each business day for 1.5 million shipping customers to 7.9 million receivers in over 220 countries and territories. In 2014, UPS delivered 4.6 billion packages with total revenue of $58.2 billion. As VP of Tax, Don is responsible for the world-wide tax function at UPS. This includes all aspects of US domestic and international tax risk, compliance, planning and tax accounting. Don joined UPS in 1997 as the Director of Tax Controversy, handling IRS Audits, Appeals and Litigation for the Company. He has also worked as Director of Tax Research and Planning handling tax strategic planning for operations as well as mergers and acquisition tax structuring and diligence. Prior to joining the UPS Tax Department in 1997, Don practiced law in Atlanta with the firm Chamberlain Hrdlicka and was responsible for representing companies and individuals in federal and state tax disputes at IRS Appeals, US Tax Court, and US Federal District Courts. Don received his degree in Accounting from Mississippi State University in 1987, his law degree from Emory University Law School in 1990, and an LLM (Masters in Tax Law) from New York University Law School in 1992.

  • Mar
    24

    Terry Talks “Failure Is Not an Option” with Gene Haley (BBA ‘72), Wilmington Pharmaceuticals

    • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a round table discussion with Gene Haley, Founder & CEO of Wilmington Pharmaceuticals. Gene brings more than 35 years of experience in developing corporate strategies, driving business in high-growth environments and creatively building value through the development of strategic partnerships and acquisitions. He has held leadership positions at AAIPharma, Eastman Kodak’s imaging subsidiary Qualex Inc, and Fuqua Industries. His key positions held include International Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Global Marketing and Sales. Gene is active in the North Carolina entrepreneurial community and is a member of the North Carolina Small Business & Technology Development Center Board of Advisors, a member of the Biotech Advisory Committee of Southeastern North Carolina and a member of the University of North Carolina Wilmington Cameron Executive Network. Gene holds a degree in Accounting from the University of Georgia.

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests. Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Mar
    18

    Terry Talks Women in Business (NYC)

    • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:30pm7:30pm
  • Mar
    18

    Terry Talks Alligator Hunters and Luxury Goods with Christy Plott Redd (BBA 2002), American Tanning and Leather, LLC

    • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    Join us for a discussion with Christy Plott Redd, co-owner and VP of sales at American Tanning & Leather, LLC, America's oldest and largest exotic leather tannery, specializing in supplying the global luxury market with the very finest alligator and crocodile skins for handbags, garments, accessories and shoes. American Tanning & Leather's clients include top fashion houses such as Ralph Lauren, Prada, Oscar de la Renta, Chanel and Tom Ford. The fourth-generation company is privately held by the Plott family and can trace its roots to 1923. The raw skin division is housed in the bayous of South Louisiana, and the tannery is based in Georgia, just south of Atlanta. Sales offices are located in Atlanta, Bologna and Milan. American Tanning & Leather, LLC has over 400 colors in its range and 12 unique finishes in American alligator, Nile crocodile, and Porosus crocodile.

    AMTAN's Partner in Europe is WHITELINE, srl. In the Fall of 2013, Whiteline and AMTAN partnered to open a showroom and warehouse in Milan to better service clients and supply the very finest skins to the market. The warehouse offers customers the opportunity to hand select skins with no minimums while still offering the options produce special finishes and colors that are made to order. Specialties: Reptile skins, exotic leather, American alligator skins, luxury leathers, crocodile skins, special finishes and colors available. Skin sizes range from 20 cm up to 100+ cm, with all selections available from both wild and farm raised skins. Check out this article about  "Alligator Queen" Christy Plott Redd

    Dress is business casual. Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Mar
    3

    Terry Talks with Mark Travis (AB Econ, ‘84), CEO of Intrepid Capital Management, Inc.

    • Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Mark Travis, president and CEO of Intrepid Capital Management, Inc. based in Jacksonville, FL. Mark is a co-founder of Intrepid Capital and oversees the investment process at Intrepid Capital Management. He is also the lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Capital Fund, the separately managed Intrepid Balanced portfolio and the Intrepid Capital, L.P. Mr. Travis is also a member of the investment teams responsible for the Intrepid Small Cap Fund, Intrepid Disciplined Value Fund, Intrepid Income Fund and the Intrepid Small Cap, Intrepid Disciplined Value and Intrepid Income portfolios. He has 30 years of experience in asset management. Mark received his BA degree in Economics from the University of Georgia in 1984 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the Ponte Vedra Rotary Club. Check out this Barron's article about Mark from 2011.

    Dress is business casual. Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Feb
    25

    (POSTPONED) Terry Talks with Angie Hall-Parks (BBA 1993), State Farm

    • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Dr. Angie Hall-Parks. Dr. Hall-Parks is a Leadership Development Associate with the Executive Team of Agency Sales Services at State Farm Insurance Companies. In her role, she serves as an executive consultant and lead for the implementation of Excellence in Operations Management (Lean Six Sigma) across of functions of Agency Sales Services. Her professional background spans 10 years of organizational development education and experience and 20 years with State Farm.

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc

  • Feb
    18

    Terry Talks Behind the Seams with Karen Stein (BBA 2013), Spanx

    • Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Karen Stein of Spanx. Karen graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013 with a BBA in Marketing & International Business and a minor in Spanish. In June of 2013, she began her role as Brand Marketing Coordinator at Spanx, the leading shapewear brand founded by entrepreneur Sara Blakely. She informs new product development through consumer and market insights, develops new product strategy, creates seasonal marketing campaigns, product names and taglines, and writes customer facing materials for e-commerce, retail and wholesale channels. Outside of work, Karen serves on the Spanx Philanthropy board, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta FJC, and is also a volunteer advocate for the Alzheimer’s Association of Georgia. 

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests. Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

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