Category Archives: Alumni stories

From a B.A. to the NBA: Mihaylo Grad Launches a Career in the Business of Professional Sports

Think you would like to work in professional sports? Terence Yee ’16 stresses that a career in the sports business is more hard work than glamour. He provides a behind-the-scenes look at his job with the Golden State Warriors and … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Grad Lands Hollywood Deal Analysis Career

Mihaylo alumnus Mark Okumori ’09, ’11 (entertainment and tourism, MBA) has a career in motion picture deal analysis and forecasting for William Morris Endeavor (WME) in Beverly Hills. He discusses the dollars and cents of show business and how students … Continue reading

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From Goldman Sachs to Capital One Bank: Mihaylo Grad Shares Steps to Success in a Finance Career

Mihaylo finance alumna Irina Arora ’14 is currently a risk underwriting analyst and portfolio manager at Capital One Healthcare Finance. She discusses her career, opportunities in finance related to health care, the impact of the Applied Securities Analysis Program (ASAP) … Continue reading

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Dachs 2 Danes: Erin Foate ’07 Discusses Her Pet-Care Startup

Erin Foate ’07 (entrepreneurship) provides a look at her pet-care startup, Dachs 2 Danes Inc., and gives advice on starting your own business, whether it focuses on two- or four-legged clientele. Pets are big business in today’s economy. According to the … Continue reading

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Euro Pacific Capital Research Analyst Bhakti Pavani ’11 Discusses Careers in Finance

Financial industry careers may be lucrative and rewarding but landing a job at a leading financial firm can be difficult. Mihaylo MBA – finance alumna Bhakti Pavani ’11 provides some insights on finance career paths and her journey from international … Continue reading

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