The Happy Hour Speaker Series is a one-hour event before each MIIS Happy Hour where students can have an interactive dialogue with today’s business leaders. Tomorrow’s theme is recent Fisher MBA graduates. Joanie Baczewski and Cameron Jahn (see bios below) will join us to explain how they got their job, what they can recommend for finding a job in the tough market, and how their education at MIIS has helped get them to where they are today.
Joanie Baczewski, Sustainable Business Solutions Associate, Pricewaterhouse Coopers | Houston, Texas
A graduate of the MBA and a Master of Arts in International Environmental Policy dual degree program at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, Joanie Baczewski is a Sustainable Business Solutions Associate at Pricewaterhouse Coopers. She provides consulting services to clients around Sustainability strategy and reporting, focusing on the Global Reporting Initiative and the Carbon Disclosure Project. Her background includes a focus on corporate reporting requirements and environmental regulations, especially those related to climate change. After graduating from the University of Delaware’s Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management program, Joanie spent significant time in the hospitality industry as a country club manager.
Cameron Jahn, Localization Manager, Citrix Online | Santa Barbara, California
Cameron directs all software localization and contributes to Citrix Online’s international expansion strategy. Before joining Citrix Online, Cameron studied Mandarin Chinese and US/China trade relations at the Monterey Institute of Int’l Studies, where he earned an MBA/MA. Previously, Cameron spent 6 years covering crime and politics as a reporter for The Sacramento Bee. Cameron speaks Spanish and Mandarin. Cameron is an avid traveler and has visited more than 20 countries. www.citrixonline.com
When: 4-5pm, Friday September 16
Where: Morse B104
Why: because it’s never too soon to start thinking about job strategy.
We look forward to seeing you tomorrow at 4!
PHOTO UPDATE: Over 20 students came on Friday. Thanks to Cameron and Joanie for their insightful answers to our questions!