Congressman Jim Bridenstine to Participate in F-35 Cockpit Demonstrator Event at Ducommun LaBarge Technologies
HispanicBusiness.com- August 22, 2013
Congressman Jim Bridenstine, MBA ’09 (E), a United States Congressman (R-OK-1) and member of the House Armed Services Committee as well as a former pilot in the US Navy, was slated to attend an Aug. 26 event at Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II interactive cockpit demonstrator, where he was to speak with reporters, employees, state and local elected officials and other stakeholders, and have the opportunity to "fly" the cockpit demonstrator.
Candidate Profile: John Burnett
CBS New York – Aug. 8, 2013
This profile and video of John Burnett, MBA ’09 (E), who is running for the office of comptroller for the city of New York, was provided to CBS News by his campaign and notes that “John went on to earn a MBA at Cornell University and continued to climb the corporate ladder at Merrill Lynch and The McGraw‐Hill companies.”
People in Business
Mailtribune.com - Aug. 5, 2013
John Lamy, MBA ’95, was named Southern Oregon catalyst manager for the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network.
New Stamford firm specializes in crowd funding for companies
stamfordadvocate.com - August 15, 2013
John Kallassy, MBA ’03, president and co-founder of I-Bankers Direct, is featured in this story about his firm’s launch of a crowd-funding platform that enables individuals to invest directly in selected small-cap growth businesses. "It was clear to us that there are many high-net-worth individual investors in the marketplace who have both the ability and the desire to invest in small, dynamic companies," said Kallassy in the article. "What they lacked is access to a reliable source of deals. We also know from experience how challenging it can be for small, growing businesses to raise capital."
Bain & Company Managing Partner Shares Key Business Lessons You Need To Hear Now!
Business Because – Aug. 1, 2013
This issue’s MBA Alumni column features Hernan Saenz, MBA ’98, managing partner for Bain & Company’s Dallas, Houston, and Mexico offices, who shared eight lessons he’s learned since he graduated in 1999 when he returned to Johnson for Reunion.
Q&A with Len Herstein
Smart Meetings – July 31, 2013
In this interview, Len Herstein, MBA ’97, CEO and president of ManageCamp Inc., talks about what inspired him to start his own brand-marketing company, ManageCamp, in 2002.