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Business Exposure

 

2013 New York City Trip

  • NYSE Euronext - Matt Scogin, Chief of Staff to CEO
  • Coach - Jerry Strizke COO & President
  • Jim Buckman - Lead Director of Windham Worldwide, Former Chairman of York Capital Management
  • Valeocon Consulting - Steve Crom, Founding Partner
  • Deloitte Asset Management - Dr. Enrico Manlapig
  • NYC Department of EPA, Matthew Mahoney, Assistant Commissioner
  • 9/11 Memorial - Jay Weinkam, Director of Government Affairs and Partnerships
  • Visium Asset Management - Bradelly Levie Portfolio Manager
  • David Charnin - Managing Director, General Consel and CCO of Strategic Value Partners LLC


    Other Experiences in 2013

  • Meetings with: Dana Barfield, President & Founder, BarfieldGroup; Kurt Avery, President & Founder, Sawyer Products; Don Heeringa, Chairman of Trendway Corp.; Charles Tharp, former Baker President, CEO, Center on Executive Compensation; Mitchell Stapley, Chief Investment Officer, Fifth Third Bank
  • Hosted the Grand Angels (Angels Investment Group)
  • Private Art Viewing at Armstrong home
  • Dinner with President and Mrs. Bultman
  • Formed service partnership with Holland Rescue Mission, aiding with tax preparation and resumes
  • Hosted CEO Forum: James Hackett, CEO, Steelcase, Inc.

2012 Chicago Trip

  • West Monroe Partners - Nate Urely, Director of Tech Solutions and IT Infrestructure
  • Red Frog Events
  • BMO Harris Bank - Marc Romito, VP Senior Recruiting

 

2012 Indianapolis Trip

  • Gregory & Appel
  • NCAA - Mike Raay, VP of Division II Sports
  • Mark Miles - Former CEO of Superbowl Planning Committee
    CEO of Indianapolis 500
  • Indianapolis Colts - Kevin Karikoff, Ticket Sales Account Manager

 

2012 China Trip

The following are all of the visits that we were able to attend in China between the two cities of Beijing and Shanghai. Please check back for updates and Connections to be posted in the next couple of weeks!

  • Amway China - Beijing
  • Super 8 Hotels - Beijing
  • Motorola - Beijing
  • Sinochem - Beijing
  • Dow Chemical - Beijing
  • Coach - Shanghai
  • SGM - Shanghai
  • JCI - Shanghai
  • TRW - Shanghai
  • Gentex - Shanghai

2011 Fort Wayne, IN Trip

  • Steel Dynamics - Co-Founder Keith Busse, Plant Tour: Mr. Glen Pushis, V.P. General Manager
  • Vera Bradley - Ms. Melissa Schenkel, PR Director
  • McCoy Bolt - President Bob McArdle, Plant tour: John McArdle

2011 Chicago Trip

  • Accenture - Former Baker Donny Hart
  • Waste Management - Peter Huizenga
  • Cubs - President Crane Kenney
  • Shedd Aquarium