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  • Mar
    25

    Alum of the Day: Dick Ferguson (BBA 1986), Division Director at Raymond James

    • Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 1:00pm4:00pm

    Come meet alum Dick Ferguson on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM. The Southern Division Director for Raymond James, Mr. Ferguson graduated with a BBA in Finance from the Terry College in 1986. Ferguson has spent his entire professional career at Morgan Keegan/Raymond James, joining the firm’s Atlanta office in 1987. In 1994, he was named the branch manager of the firm’s new office in his hometown of Athens, GA. In 1999, Ferguson was promoted to East regional president overseeing 25 branches and over 500 employees. He was also asked to join the firm’s Executive Committee. Ferguson was named president of Morgan Keegan’s Private Client Group in January 2010. He transitioned to the role of Southern Division Director in 2012 as part of Morgan Keegan’s conversion to Raymond James. Dick is married to his wife of 22 years, Susan, and has twelve year old twins, John and Lucy, and an eighteen year old son, Richard. In his spare time Dick enjoys hunting, playing golf, and chasing his kids. Students can sign up for 30 minute appointments to meet with Mr. Ferguson, ask him career advice, questions about the financial industry, etc. Don't miss out on a great opportunity to hear from a devoted Terry alum who enjoys helping students!

  • Mar
    25

    Terry Alumni Panel: Life Beyond the Hedges

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

    Hear from Terry College alumni about their experiences after graduation and beyond the hedges during a panel discussion and Q&A session. Don't miss this great opportunity to network with alumni and other students!

    FEATURED PANELISTS: Teddy Gillen (BBA RMIN 2004), Southern Protective Group Kasey Gartner (BBA FINA/MARK/IB 2003), Northwestern Mutual Gene Haley (BBA 1972), Wilmington Pharmaceuticals Steven Denton (BBA RMIN 1987), Beecher Carlson Hunter Fleetwood (BBA FINA/MBUS 2007), Crosslink Orthopaedics Ron Seib (BBA FINA 1983), Edward Jones Doug Schwartz (BBA FINA 2012), Alder Financial Group

    Dress is casual and food will be provided for registered guests. This event is sponsored by Georgia Power.

  • Mar
    25

    Employer of the Day: Newell Rubbermaid

    • Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 9:00am12:30pm

    Want to work with brands like Sharpie, PaperMate and Contingo? Come out and meet our team to learn more about Brand Marketing internships at Newell Rubbermaid. Refreshments will be available and we’ll be giving out free product!

  • 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
    24

    Employer Info Session: CAT Financial

    • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    Join us to learn more about Information Services and Finance opportunities at CAT Financial in Nashville, TN. We have amazing opportunities for new graduates to advance their careers and become future leaders of CAT Financial! We also have great summer internship projects. We are actively interviewing for an internship opportunity in Information Services for this summer. For Finance, we are networking now to prepare for our interviews coming up this September.

  • Mar
    24

    Students 2 Startups (formerly Talk Tech)

    • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 4:30pm6:00pm

    This twice-annual event, formerly called Talk Tech, connects students with the tech startup community to discover opportunities and foster connections. Over 20 area startups will gather in the Boyd Science Library Lobby to demonstrate their businesses and network with UGA students. Free food and drinks are provided.

  • Mar
    24

    Employer of the Day: CAT Financial

    • Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 9:00am12:30pm

    Come by the Coke Lounge to hear about Information Services and Finance opportunities at CAT Financial in Nashville, TN. We have amazing opportunities for new graduates to advance their careers and become future leaders of CAT Financial! We also have great summer internship projects. We are actively interviewing for an internship opportunity in Information Services for this summer. For Finance, we are networking now to prepare for our interviews coming up this September. Please stop by to learn more!

  • Mar
    19

    Employer Info Session: Alvarez and Marsal

    • Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm
  • Mar
    19

    Economics Spring 2015 Seminar Series: Jan Brueckner

    • Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 3:30pm5:00pm

    Jan Brueckner from UC Irvine will be presenting.

  • Mar
    18

    Terry Talks Women in Business (NYC)

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

    Mather Economic Recruitment and Information Session

    • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:00pm7:00pm

    Mather Economic will be on campus to hold an information session for current Terry students 

  • 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
    17

    Employer of the Day: Porter Keadle Moore

    • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 9:00am12:30pm

    At Porter Keadle Moore (PKM) we know that our employees are our greatest assets. And, the fact that we have been recognized by Accounting Today as a “Best Place to Work” for seven years running tells us we must be doing things right! PKM provides a fun, flexible work environment that allows you to take on lots of responsibility, and be acknowledged and rewarded for your efforts. At PKM you will gain first-hand knowledge of public accounting while working closely with clients in the financial, insurance, technology and small business industries. These hands-on experiences will either lead to full-time career opportunities with the firm or provide you with invaluable tools to take with you, wherever your career path may lead. If you are smart, energetic, assertive, and ready for a challenge, we look forward to meeting with you to discuss full-time and internship opportunities! with PKM.  And grab a coffee and donut on us!

  • Mar
    5

    Nashville Predators Alumni Night

    • Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 7:00pm9:00pm
  • Mar
    4

    WISE Up: Job & Internship Fair

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:00pm8:00pm

    The 3rd annual WISE Up: Job & Internship Fair will be held on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 6-8 pm at the Tate Student Center - room 137. Over the past two years, this event has been extremely successful in helping attendees build relationships with employers and secure jobs and internships in the sports and events industry. This year, we are thrilled to announce a great line up of companies visiting Athens, including: Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Falcons, CSE, IMG College, USTA, and the JCI Foundation! 

    The WISE Up: Job & Internship Fair is sponsored by the Women in Sports and Events (WISE) chapter at UGA.  The event will feature a keynote speech from Dr. Vicki Michaelis, former Olympic journalist and current Grady professor, as well as one-on-one networking opportunities with employers.

    WISE Up is FREE for all WISE UGA members and $15 for non-members ($10 if preregistered). If you plan to attend, please register here. All questions may be directed toward Emily Bourne (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)).

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