Fordham's 3CMGM gather on the Grandstand Court at the National Tennis Center in Queens.

Fordham’s 3CMGM students get marketing lessons at USTA

Joseph Healy gathered a group of Fordham graduate business students around him on the Grandstand Court at the National Tennis Center and explained the value of the sport, beyond tournaments and worldwide recognition for its best players. “I’d encourage you guys: Pick up a racket. Get in the game,” said Healy, EMBA ’14, corporate controller of […]

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Fordham’s Komarova: Fiat Chrysler must restore trust after fine

Fiat Chrysler agreed this week to a historic $105 million fine and admitted violating federal rules for automobile recalls, signaling a U.S. government crackdown on car companies’ recall efforts. But how does this affect Fiat Chrysler’s business? The manufacturer had been riding high, which had been quickly growing its market. We turned to Yuliya Komarova, […]

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Investor relations experts to speak Tuesday, July 28

How do investor relations officials and private entities interact? A panel discussion among senior business officials will explore the topic during an event presented by the Fordham Investor Relations Society Team at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28. IR experts Mary Beth Kissane, managing director of Burson-Marsteller, and Joan Dromey, senior product manager for private […]

EMBA students listen to a presentation during a June study tour of Ireland.

Fordham EMBA students get immersed in Ireland

When people think of Ireland, they normally picture verdant pastures, rocky coasts and a welcoming culture. But there is a different side of Ireland, hidden a bit lately by an economic downturn, but nonetheless potent. Ireland remains a force in international business, and it was that presence that a class of Fordham University EMBA students […]

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MBA program seeking consulting projects from businesses

Full-Time Cohort MBA students are looking for a few good consulting projects. To complete their program, students will spend spring 2016 paired with a company or nonprofit, examining a real business dilemma and providing proposed solutions. Fordham is now looking to find those organizations. Associate Professor Aditya Saharia, who coordinates the consulting course, hopes that businesses or nonprofit groups will come forward with […]

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Video: Graduate study tour to Poland

From May 2 to 10, Gabelli School of Business graduate students visited Poland on a study tour focusing on the media and technology industries, led by Assistant Professor Bozena I. Mierzejewska. Here’s a video they made about the experience:

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Success story: Finance major an intern at investment firm

For Juan DeJesus, his summer internship at PanAfrican Investment Company isn’t simply about gaining business experience. It’s also about making a difference. DeJesus, who is entering his senior year at the Gabelli School of Business, was attracted to the company, a small investment firm founded by businessmen Richard Parsons and Ronald Lauder, because of its commitment […]

From left, Don Valentine with Gabelli School Dean Donna Rapaccioli.

Students, alumni hear from a venture-capital legend

During a quieter moment at Fordham’s Second Annual Entrepreneurship Dinner in California’s Silicon Valley, Don Valentine, the founder and CEO of Sequoia Capital, took time to offer up some advice to a young alumnus and a current student. The moment proved to be inspirational for Sean O’Connor, BS ’12, and Chase McQuillan, BS ’17. “In […]

Frank Sirianni, vice president and CIO of Fordham University, speaks to Fordham's CIO Roundtable.

Fordham CIO: University leading the pack with IT innovations

How do you provide for the technology needs of students, faculty, and staff at a university with three distinct campuses and myriad buildings, offices, dormitories and open spaces? Fordham’s Vice President and Chief Information Officer Frank Sirianni has a simple answer: It’s not easy. But, Sirianni explained during his talk at a recent Fordham CIO Roundtable, […]