Success story: Senior gets fall internship at Google

Nicholas Hardiman’s senior year at the Gabelli School of Business is starting off in Ann Arbor, Mich. As an intern in one of Google’s biggest sales offices, Hardiman will be spending the next three months working with the online giant to maximize the results of small- to medium-size business advertisers. In his job, Hardiman will […]

Success story: Senior gets job offer from J.P. Morgan

Not every college graduate can realize a career dream when entering the workforce. Bailey Link, a 21-year-old Gabelli School of Business senior, will be doing just that when she starts her job as a middle-market credit analyst within specialized industries at J.P. Morgan in 2016. “J.P. Morgan has been my dream company since freshman year,” […]

Success story: Senior gets full-time offer from marketing firm

Benjamin Phillips, BS ’16, knows right where he’s going to be working when he graduates this May. Exactly what will his responsibilities be? He’ll find out soon enough. Phillips, a Gabelli School of Business business administration major who is concentrating in entrepreneurship and marketing, has a standing offer from IPG Mediabrands, a company with a number of marketing […]

Success story: Sette completes internship at MLB

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

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

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’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 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

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

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, […]