Success story: Viacom recruits Denisse Garcia for fall internship

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Just 24 hours after her interview, Denisse Garcia (GSB’15) got word that she’d been selected for the marketing communications internship at VMN Corp.—Viacom. It’s an exciting opportunity for this marketing, communications and media management major because the internship involves working on popular TV channels, including TV Land, Comedy Central and Spike TV channels. Ad sales and sponsorships and product […]

Success story: Abigail Harman completes summer internship at UBS

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This summer, Abigail Harman’s to-do list included organizing UBS’s annual customer service seminar with the Ritz Carlton, creating presentations for regional sales meetings and learning about wealth management as an intern in the firm’s Wealth Management Advisor Group in New York City. “We focused on recruiting and analyzing the productivity of 18 offices in the […]

Success story: Internship lands Phil Roche ’16 fall consulting gig

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Philip Roche (GSB ’16) has spent the past three months learning the ropes of online media from industry veterans and a fellow alumnus who recruited Phil for the summer internship at Beanstock Media. Things worked out so well that Phil landed a consulting contract with the firm through year end. As a business development intern, […]

Success story: Julian Nagel launches fashion line

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It’s hip to be square. That’s the inspiration behind the sleek fashion concept of a clothing label Julian Philipp Nagel (GSB’14) co-founded with his brother and two friends this June. Its name? Mepadi, for MEat PAcking DIstrict, where the business idea originally hatched. A German business with offices in Berlin and New York, the first collection […]

Success story: LSE accepts Kabir Mehta into masters program

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Kabir Mehta GSB’14 sees his future career as one that combines regulation, economics and international relations. His acceptance into the MSc Regulation program at the London School of Economics and Political Science—specifically, in the environmental regulation stream—will make it possible to cultivate his interests in the greening of international society and environmental diplomacy. Kabir got a taste of […]

Success story: UBS recruits Jane Gannon as summer intern

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Jane Gannon (GSB ’16) has spent her summer learning about the operations and culture of a financial services firm from the inside out, courtesy of an internship she landed in the compliance department at UBS. “Being a compliance intern is something different than your typical finance internship,” said the Long Island native. “It adds a […]

Success story: Fellowships prepare Sama Habib for Foreign Service

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Promoting peace and equality in the world regardless of gender, religion or class is Sama Habib’s dream. Two prestigious fellowships she was recently awarded will help Sama accomplish her future goals and gain experiences second to none in foreign affairs. This summer, Sama (GSB ’14) will intern at the U.S. Embassy in London, sponsored by […]

Success story: Suliman Al Aujan to intern at Credit Suisse

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After working for Bank of America Merrill Lynch for three terms beginning in his freshman year, Suliman Al Aujan (GSB ’15) discovered his interest lies in alternative investments. “Through my involvement in the Alternative Investment Club at Fordham, I network with some of the brightest minds on Wall Street,” he explained. Credit Suisse was among […]

Success story: Vonmarie Thomas on Brazilian bread and BDO

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When Vonmarie Thomas (GSB ’14) traveled to Brazil as part of her Emerging Markets Financial Modeling course, she didn’t only learn about finance. She discovered the joy of Pao de Queijo, the signature cheese bread of Brazil, which she has since learned to make in her own kitchen. Vonmarie will apply the same recipe for […]

Success story: “People skills” land Francesca Forlivio a job in HR

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Francesca Forlivio (GSB’14) is proof that dreams really do come true. After interning for four consecutive summers at The John M. Glover Insurance Agency in South Norwalk, Connecticut, Francesca was offered a full-time position in the human resources department. What sealed the deal? In addition to her dedication to her internships, Francesca didn’t hide her […]