- Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Terry Brown is chief executive officer of EDENS, one of the nation’s leading private owners, operators, and developers of retail real estate. EDENS is based in Columbia, S.C., with regional headquarters in Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, and Miami. Brown, a summa cum laude graduate of UGA’s Terry College of Business, joined EDENS as CEO in 2002. Today, the company is distinguished by the connectivity of its centers to their communities, as well as by its investment grade quality balance sheet and unique corporate culture. Under Brown’s leadership, EDENS has established marketplace leadership positions in sustainability practices, technology, and management training. Brown was previously CEO of Andersen Corporate Finance, where he was responsible for strategy and investment banking activities on a global basis across the real estate, manufacturing, technology, services, and energy industries. Prior to joining Andersen, he was a U.S. Army officer. Brown is a member of the Real Estate Roundtable and the Urban Land Institute. He is a former trustee and executive committee member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, and he is a member of the Liberty Fellowship, a leadership initiative sponsored by the Aspen Institute. Brown serves on the board of directors of the University of Georgia Foundation, Consolidated Systems, and the Opus Corporation. He is also a member of the Palmetto Business Forum. Brown was a 2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year regional award winner and a national finalist.
- Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Join us for a visit to Stadion Money Management, a $6 billion asset management firm located right here in Athens.
Representatives from Stadion invite Terry students to their corporate office to learn more about the firm, meet representatives and hear about future opportunities with the firm. Students must provide their own transportation to the office at 1061 Cliff Dawson Road, Watkinsville, GA 30677.
Space is limited so register soon. Dress is business casual.
- Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Join us for our Speed Mentoring event with WISE Atlanta! It will be set up similar to speed dating but each round will include topics about résumés/interviews, landing your first job, a day in the life of a woman in sports, and many more! This event is going to be the perfect time for women interested in the sports industry to establish connections and learn more information about your dream job! The companies will include: CNN, Atlanta Falcons, IMG College, Olympics, Coca Cola, and Fox Sports South! These professional women are full of experience and are so excited to meet us and share their knowledge. The event is free for members and $20 for nonmembers at the door. Dress is business casual.
- Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Co-hosted by the Banking & Finance Society, the Terry College of Business welcomes John Coffin, Executive Vice President at Atlantic Capital Bank, on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. John oversees the bank's Corporate and Private Banking divisions. Mr. Coffin’s background includes commercial, capital markets and corporate banking experience. Before becoming an officer of the company, he spent ten years at Wachovia Bank, most recently in the position of Senior Vice President and Atlanta Commercial Banking Team Leader. Please come take advantage of this great opportunity!
- Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Hear from Terry College alumni about their careers and experiences in the field of International Business. Don't miss this panel discussion and time for Q&A with the following alums:
- Emily Cataldo, Cloud Sherpas
- Neil McCollum, Habitat for Humanity
- Linh Nguyen, GE
- Mai-Lise Nguyen, Roche
- Ron Stacey, Daugherty Business Solutions
- Moderator: Tim Blanco, Ironwood Insurance Services
This event is co-hosted by the International Business Society. Dress is casual and Chick-fil-A will be provided for registered guests. Terry Alumni Panels are sponsored by Georgia Power.
- Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Join us for a roundtable discussion with Will Herman. Will is originally from Augusta, Georgia and, after his graduation from the University of Georgia in 1992 (BBA – Accounting), he moved to Atlanta and began his professional career at Arthur Andersen. In 2002, he started at Deloitte & Touche and became a partner in Deloitte's audit practice in 2005. He currently leads Deloitte's Atlanta financial services and real estate industry group. He has over 21 years of public accounting experience during which he has assisted companies with resolving complex accounting issues and financial reporting matters.
In addition to spending time serving clients, Will is actively involved in the Atlanta community and with the University of Georgia. He is the finance chair of the board of directors of the Chastain Park Conservancy and is the co-chair of the Employee for the Arts fundraising campaign at the Woodruff Arts Center. He leads Deloitte's recruiting efforts at the University of Georgia and its 5 year, $1 million fundraising campaign to permanently endow a teaching fellowship at the Tull School of Accounting. He is also a member of the Terry Alumni Board and the Tull School of Accounting Advisory Board.
This event is sponsored by Textron Inc.
- Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Attend this workshop to learn about the 7 biggest mistakes students make when seeking jobs and internships.
- Monday, November 3, 2014 – Friday, November 7, 2014
This five-day engagement brings together supervisors and mid-level managers across service and manufacturing industries who strive for flawless execution, want to improve their processes, and drive efficiencies in their companies. The course is led by Mary McShane-Vaughn, PhD and former ASQ Black Belt Exam Chair. McShane-Vaughn brings 15 years of experience…
- Monday, November 3, 2014 – Friday, November 7, 2014
The University of Georgia Terry College of Business partners with the American Marketing Association to provide marketing researchers and managers with tools to increase sales, price products for increased profit, get maximum return from marketing dollars, and strengthen customer loyalty. Marketing research professionals looking for advanced techniques with proven results…
- Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Join us for a roundtable discussion with Karl Ryker. Karl has worked for UPS for 30 years. He is currently the VP for International Finance and Accounting for UPS International Small Package and Global Forwarding. He is responsible for planning, costing systems and support and international accounting for the international business units that generate over $16B in revenues. Karl will also be discussing full-time and internship opportunities. Food will be provided for registered guests. Dress is business casual.
- Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Attend this workshop for tips on approaching graduate school.
- Monday, October 27, 2014 at 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Attend this workshop to learn the secrets of business etiquette and communication.
- Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00pm – 8:00pm
NCR is a global tech company and they run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. They are the world leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With NCR software, hardware and portfolio of services, they make more than 450 million transactions possible every…
- Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 5:00pm – 6:15pm
Attend this workshop to learn about proper negotiation etiquette as well as advice on how to network successfully.