Category Archives: Spotlight Graduate Student

Mihaylo Concludes a Stellar 2014-2015 Academic Year

This weekend marks the conclusion of the 2014-2015 academic year in which Mihaylo College strengthened its reputation as one of the premier business education institutions in Southern California. Following are some of the highlights from the past year. During the … Continue reading

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Mihaylo MBA Student Researches Hollywood Diversity

Samantha Pico ’15, a Mihaylo MBA student with a concentration in management, interviewed three entertainment executives for her research study on diversity in Hollywood studios. Her goal is to determine best practices for attracting and retaining a diverse workforce. Pico … Continue reading

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Mihaylo MBA Student Expands Her Network

“Pulling a good network together takes effort, sincerity and time.” –Alan Collins Rossana Alvarez ’16 has developed a versatile professional network through the Elevar Scholars Program, an initiative that increases recruitment and improves the experiences of under-represented students seeking a … Continue reading

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Latest Edition of Mihaylo Magazine Provides Snapshot of Business School

The 2014 edition of the annual Mihaylo Magazine features news about faculty, student and alumni activities at the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics, including inspiring stories on alumni success and innovative teaching programs. The magazine also includes a demographic snapshot of … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Alumnus Leads Funding Company, Gives Back to His Alma Mater

  Mihaylo alumnus Ben Gold ’04, MBA ’12 has achieved entrepreneurial success as co-founder and president of Orange-based Quick Bridge Funding, recently recognized by the Orange County Business Journal as the fastest-growing private mid-sized company in the region. Gold is also actively … Continue reading

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High School and College Students Perfect Their 60-Second Business Pitch at Mihaylo Fast Pitch Competition

  Students from local high schools and colleges pitched innovative business ideas in 60 seconds at the Mihaylo Fast Pitch Competition, jointly hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Center for Economic Education. The top three winners received scholarships … Continue reading

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Mihaylo Alumnus Uses Business Degrees to Propel Him to Success as an Entrepreneur and Author

A Mihaylo undergraduate and MBA alumnus, Michael Oates shares his success as an entrepreneur and author of the historical novel Wade in the Water. He gives practical advice on how to succeed as a startup in the Southern California restaurant … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Trish Cox

Trish Cox, is a senior in the Mihaylo College MBA program here at CSU Fullerton and will be graduating this May. She received her Bachelor’s at Cal Poly Pomona in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management and Human Resources. … Continue reading

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Spotlight Mark Okumori

If you think networking doesn’t matter, chances are recent Mihaylo MBA graduate Mark Okumori would disagree.  In an economic time when many are looking for work, Mark just landed his dream job with Warner Brothers as a result of networking.  … Continue reading

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