Success story: Sette completes internship at MLB

Nicholas Sette

Having an internship in Major League Baseball’s Office of the Commissioner really is as cool as it sounds. Nicholas Sette, a rising senior at the Gabelli School of Business, just completed his summer as a baseball operations intern there. A lifelong New York Yankees fan, Sette “did a little bit of almost everything” while he […]

Success story: Finance major an intern at investment firm

Juan DeJesus

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 […]

Success story: Finance student takes internship at Eventsy

Cindy Chen

While being an intern for an event planner may seem a bit removed for an accounting and finance major, Cindy Chen thinks her new job has benefits beyond the work experience. “I was a little bit shy at the first party,” Chen, a native of China, said about her marketing and sales work with Eventsy, […]

Success story: Marketing graduate lands job at Flamingo Group

Lauren Teske

Lauren Teske’s new job as a research executive at the Flamingo Group, an international brand consultancy, gives her two things she was looking for straight out of college: challenge and variety. The Flamingo Group’s primary focus is “qualitative research, so I will be working on teams to uncover opportunities and solve challenges that clients are […]

Success story: Gabelli student gets sales job at Discovery

Denisse Garcia

Denisse Garcia never forsakes an opportunity. Because of that, the Bronx native will begin her post-college career as an advertising sales assistant at Discovery Communications. Her path to the position offers a lesson for all job-seekers. It began at a Fordham University event: the annual diversity banquet. “You got to choose who you would like […]

Success story: May graduate to work at event marketing firm

Marielle Rivera

For Marielle Rivera, persistence paid off. Graduating from the Gabelli School of Business this May with a degree in marketing and a concentration in communications and media management, Rivera began hunting in earnest for a job in January, monitoring job boards and applying to three or four different companies at a time. By the end […]

Success story: MBA finance major lands job at Gartner

Anna Winskill

When Anna Winskill came to the Gabelli School of Business for her MBA, she had never read a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. Financial reports were foreign to her, but after several years of teaching, Winskill was looking for a change. Her Fordham education helped her make that change. Graduating in May with a concentration in finance, […]

Success story: MSMI student hired at Booz Allen

Aneesha Krishnakumar

For Aneesha Krishnakumar, her graduate-level data-driven marketing decisions class was just what the employer ordered. Krishnakumar, who will graduate from the Gabelli School of Business with a Master of Science in Marketing Intelligence degree this summer, has landed a job as a senior business systems consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington, D.C. “The class […]

Success story: Andrew Maitner completes internship at Hearst Magazines

Andrew Maitner

Andrew Maitner, a Fordham University graduate business student, is seeking to make the most out of his internship at the Men’s Group of Hearst Magazines. Maitner, a 22-year-old from Eastchester, N.Y., is working with the sales and marketing team, analyzing data, designing presentations and doing industry research for publications such as Car and Driver and Popular […]

Success story: Jodie Chan interns at charity: water

Gabelli junior Jodie Chan is finding her internship at charity: water inspiring and productive.

From her seat in a Soho nonprofit’s office, Jodie Chan gets to see a part of the world get better. Bringing clean water to underdeveloped areas is the mission of charity: water, and for Chan, a 20-year-old Gabelli School of Business junior, the work is both fulfilling and career-boosting. Chan is majoring in business administration […]