Campus to Career: Insights from Chapman Business School Graduates

9 Episodes
Subscribe

By: Argyros College

Introducing the new Campus to Career series from Chapman University's Argyros College of Business and Economics! Each episode dives deep into the early career journey of Argyros alumni, exploring how Chapman University played a pivotal role in their path to success. The program is co-hosted by Dean Henrik Cronqvist and ACBE Senator Tori Nguyen.

Anamarie Ellis '16: Creating Memorable Experiences at a Vegas Casino
#9
04/03/2024

In this episode of Campus to Career, we feature Anamarie Eliis β€˜16, 40 Under 40 Women in Gaming, and VP of Operations at Ellis Island Casino and Brewery in Las Vegas! Ellis Island is Anamarie's family business, and she has worked various positions at the casino since she was 14, working her way up to VP of Operations.

Watch this episode with Anamarie on YouTube and subscribe to our channel. You can also follow us on social media @chapmanargyros.


Jake Curtis '11: Empowering Creators at YouTube
#8
03/20/2024

In this episode of Campus to Career, we feature Jake Curtis '11, an accomplished Strategic Partner Manager specializing in Gaming Creators at YouTube.

As a proud alum of Chapman University, Jake brings a wealth of experience and insight to the table. Currently serving as a Strategic Partner Manager, Gaming Creators at YouTube, Jake's role involves partnering with top Gaming and Lifestyle creators to empower them in building deeper connections with their community. His mission? To help creators unlock new revenue streams, expand their businesses, and thrive in the dynamic landscape of online content creation.

In...


Alissa Baier-Lentz ’11: Threading Change at Kintra Fibers
#7
03/06/2024

In this episode of Campus to Career, Dean Cronqvist and Tori Nguyen '26 sit down with Alissa Baier-Lentz '11, the Co-Founder & COO of Kintra Fibers to understand innovative strides the company has taken for a more sustainable future in fashion.

Kintra Fibers, supported by H&M, is a cutting-edge materials science company revolutionizing the apparel industry. They've crafted a proprietary biobased and biodegradable polyester, seamlessly blending eco-consciousness with standard manufacturing practices.

Alissa, a fervent advocate for circular fashion, has shared her insights at prestigious events including the United Nations, SXSW, COP26, Milan Fashion Week, and...


Jordan Hopson '11: Designing the Future at BCG X
#6
02/21/2024

Jordan Hopson is a Chapman University graduate who currently serves as a Lead Strategic Designer at BCG X, the tech build & design unit of Boston Consulting Group, where he helps corporations innovate and launch disruptive businesses. In this episode of Campus to Career, Jordan shares how he got to where he is now, the importance of internships throughout one's collegiate years, and more!

Watch this episode with Jordan on YouTube and subscribe to our channel. You can also follow us on social media @chapmanargyros.


Ari Jogiel '11: Building a Fashion Brand that's "Made in Freaking Los Angeles"
#5
02/07/2024

Ari Jogiel '11 is an entrepreneur and CEO of his own fashion brand, ARI JOGIEL, proudly "Made In Freaking Los Angeles". The company's services include design, consulting, sourcing, and manufacturing. Learn more about Ari's entrepreneurial journey and how Chapman helped him get to where he is in this episode of Campus to Career!

Watch this episode with Ari on YouTube and subscribe to our channel. You can also follow us on social media @chapmanargyros.


Olyvia Schmidt, MBA ’16: Driving Strategic Marketing at Zevia
#4
01/24/2024

In this new episode of Campus to Career with Dean Henrik Cronqvist and ACBE Senator Tori Nguyen '26, our hosts interview Olyvia Schmidt, Vice President Portfolio Management at Zevia and Chapman MBA Class of 2016! Olyvia discusses different types of roles within the field of marketing, how to pitch yourself to those you meet, and more!

Watch this episode with Olyvia on YouTube and subscribe to our channel. You can also follow us on social media @chapmanargyros.


Kevin Cookson Leake ’18: Becoming a Google Cloud Account Executive
#3
01/10/2024

In this episode of Campus to Career, Dean Henrik Cronqvist and Tori Nguyen '26 interview Kevin Cookson Leake from the Chapman University Class of 2018, who is a Google Cloud Account Executive working with the AI and Digital Native teams. Securing a role at Google is no easy feat. Our guest discusses how he did it, his motivation to make the world a better place through his work, and more.

Watch this episode with Kevin on YouTube and subscribe to our channel. You can also follow us on social media @chapmanargyros.


Amin Anjedani ’17: Building BOMANI Cold Buzz from the β€˜Grounds’ Up
#2
12/06/2023

Welcome back to a new episode of Campus to Career with Dean Henrik Cronqvist and ACBE Senator Tori Nguyen '26. On this episode, our hosts interview Amin Anjedani, a Chapman University alum who graduated in 2017 with a degree in Business Administration with a Finance emphasis, now Co-Founder and Chief Development Officer of BOMANI.


Ana Sena, MBA ’15: From Hollywood to a Top Woman in Gaming and Streaming
#1
11/14/2023

Introducing our brand new series, Campus to Career! Join us as we catch up with our incredible Argyros Alumni to dive deep into their early career journeys and how Chapman University played a pivotal role in shaping their success, co-hosted by Dean Henrik Cronqvist and ACBE Senator, Tori Nguyen '26.

First up is Ana Sena, MBA '15, @Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree, @BusinessInsider Top Women in Gaming and Streaming, and Senior Strategic Partner Manager at @Twitch. Ana shares her story of being an international student from Portugal pursuing an MBA and that you don't necessarily have to be a "...