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Finding a Future in Luxury
Hayley Klumpe, who graduated from Wilson College of Textiles as a Centennial Scholar, is bringing her leadership and analytical skills to Poole College of Management’s master's program in global luxury and management (GLAM).
Checking in with Madeline Finnegan
Madeline Finnegan was a stellar NC State student by any measure. As a Park Scholar, she made her mark inside and outside of the classroom. Poole College of Management caught up with the 2018 graduate six months into her career as a research analyst with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
A Conversation with Jennifer Martineau (’88) and Portia Mount
In recognition of Women’s History Month, Jennifer Martineau and Portia Mount –– authors of the best-seller “Kick Some Glass: 10 Ways Women Succeed at Work on Their Own Terms” –– will headline the Wells Fargo Executive Leadership Series at Poole College of Management. Since 1992, the series, supported by an ongoing gift from Wells Fargo, has provided students and the community with an opportunity to learn from leading executives.
Inaugural Poole Pride Conference Focuses on Education, Empowerment
With support from VF Corporation and the Raleigh LGBT Chamber of Commerce, Poole College of Management is holding its inaugural Poole Pride Conference the afternoon of Friday, March 1.
Three to Receive Watauga Medal
On March 8, NC State will award its highest nonacademic honor to alumni S. Frank Culberson, Charles A. Flink II and James A. Stewart. The Watauga Medal, given annually by the Board of Trustees since 1975, recognizes extraordinary service and commitment to the university.
Faculty Excellence Comes Full Circle in Newest Hong Endowment
After endowing a scholarship at Poole College of Management in memory of his mother, alumnus Matt Hong decided to accelerate the process of creating a second endowment in honor of his father, so that he and his dad could enjoy seeing the impact of giving together. The new fund will support faculty excellence in the college.
Doggett Named Poole College 2018 Person of the Year
Ron Doggett, retired chairman, president and chief executive officer of GoodMark Foods Inc., has been named the 2018 Person of the Year by NC State's Poole College of Management. A dedicated philanthropist -- including to scholarships at Poole College -- Doggett is committed to supporting and developing the next generation of business leaders.
Recent Graduates Credit Think and Do with Healthcare Startup Success
Malcolm Benitz, Michael Rosenberg and Chase Ballard founded Medicom as NC State undergrads, and now the company is providing a better way for medical providers to safely and securely share patient information. The alumni have secured funding from the Wolfpack Investor Network and were part of the first class to participate in the Andrews Launch Accelerator.
Troutman Named Director of Development at College of Sciences
Scott Troutman, a College of Sciences alumnus, is returning to his alma mater to focus on major gifts fundraising. The Alumni Association’s 2003 Young Alumnus of the Year, he previously served in fundraising and alumni relations positions for Poole College of Management and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.