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Helping Mason Ideas Get Marked

January 29, 2015

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A marketing concept developed and launched at the Mason Innovation Lab at George Mason University’s School of Business is now being used by other innovators at the school to market their own business concepts. The name of developer and George Mason alumnus Topher Hall’s business is Sprolo LLC, which stands for “simple, proven, local.” The […]

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Passport to Success: Alumna Appointed Travel Channel CFO

January 27, 2015

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We often don’t realize until years later which experiences have made the biggest mark on our career, but behind every great executive—and every successful business person—there is a moment that defines the direction their career will take. For Kellie Goldstein, it was an international finance class during her masters in accounting program that would plant […]

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Top Finance Grad Max Lindskog, BS Finance ’14, Learns By Teaching

December 30, 2014

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Prior to students’ first classes, it is recommended many times at orientation that students make the most of their time in their degree program: participate in clubs, excel in their studies, enhance their learning through internships, attend school sponsored events, make use of the career and academic advisors available to them, and so on. Rarely […]

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MATHCOUNTS: Alumnus Lou DiGioia, MBA ’08, Takes His Love of Math to the Next Level

December 19, 2014

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Lou DiGioia, executive director of MATHCOUNTS, and I tried to do a podcast a couple of months ago. The audio had some serious problems and we produced a transcript instead. It was a great discussion although I asked way too much about the human Pascal’s triangle that made a Guiness World record. Anyway, the second […]

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Former MBA Student Association President Ruxandra Arustei, MBA ’11, Leaves Mark on MBA Program

December 10, 2014

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Many students pass through the Mason MBA program each year taking away new skills and experiences, but only a few make a lasting impact on the program for future students to come. Ruxandra Arustei, MBA ’11 was one student who did just that. As a full-time student, Arustei had the time and drive to do […]

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