Students and alumni are succeeding!

Check out some recent updates from our students and alumni.  We love to see our alumni succeed!

Katie Snowden (HTM) accepted a position at the W Hotel City Center as a welcome agent. It’s been a career her goal to get a job at a luxury hotel in the city so she is very excited to get a jumpstart on her career before she graduated!

Phil Gomes, Senior Vice President at Edelman and recent COB alumnus (MBAE 2013), was part of an all-star panel entitled “Amazon Knows You Better Than Your Spouse: The future of metrics.”  The event was part of Social Media Week 2013.

Jeffrey Marton (BA, 2010) accepted a new position as Pediatric Territory Manager for Nutricia North America. Mr. Marton was previously Senior Sales Executive for Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, LLC. We love to see our alumni succeed!

COB/HTM alum Amber Newell was promoted to managing private dining and training for event coordinating at the Light House in Cedar Lake.

Laura Novak, CPA (Accounting, 2010) took a new job as a Staff Accountant at Nico Trading. Previously Ms. Novak was a Staff Accountant at Groupon.

Michael Childers took a position as Item Management Analyst at IRI Worldwide. Michael is a 2012 Finance and Accounting graduate and current MBA student.

Samantha Regnier (Human Resource Management, 2010) took a new position as HR Generalist at Carus Corporation. Previously Ms. Regnier was in HR at Industrial Resource Group, LLC. Ms. Regnier was President of SHRM while she was at PUC.

Andrew Simmon (MBAE, 2011) was promoted to Business Unit Manager – Convenience Channel at the Kellogg Company. Previously Mr. Simmon was Associate Director of Customer Marketing at the same company.

Jonathan Ochoa (Marketing and MIS, 2007) won 1st place in the USA Songwriting Competition in the hip-hop/rap genre for his song “Lost in the Moment.” He performs as J. Logik. Way to GO!! Jonathan is also a Marketing Associate Analyst for Tropicana where he plans and executes national and customer-specific promotion tactics for Tropicana, Trop50, Dole, and Farmstand.

Scott Schaller (MBAE, 2012) just took a new position as Project Manager at Direct Buy, Inc. Previously Scott was Digital Marketing Manager at USG. Scott is also a member of the Purdue Alumni Association Calumet Board of Directors.

Chris Barbauld (BS, 2007) won another marketing award. This time it’s from American Graphic Design for their billboard work for Heinold & Feller Tire & Lawn Equipment.

Lauren Trumbo (BS Accounting 2008 and Master of Accountancy 2011) took a new position as a Tax Accountant at Luke Oil.