Through the Alumni-In-Residence (AIR) program, nine successful alumni returned to campus for a two-day School of Business Symposium Oct. 10-11. In classes, speakers addressed such topics as college activities, networking, landing the first job, excelling in an organization, job search strategies and current issues in the business world. Students received additional mentoring, resume critiques and job search strategies through one-on-one appointments with alumni.
Participating in the symposium are, from left: Richard Settembre ’70, president, Way Cool Product; Erison Rodriguez ’05, regional sales and marketing director, ProAct Inc. (Kinney Drugs); Tom Varian ’98, president/CEO, Riva Payments Inc.; Kate Wilcox ’11, client services coordinator, Manning & Napier Advisors; Richard Skolnik, dean of the School of Business; Sarah Kane ’08, principal account clerk, Broome County Office of Employment and Training; Douglas Cypes ’81, vice president, USI Insurance Services; Diane Malagisi Marcus ’72, owner, Essential Business Etiquette; Jason Lupo ’09, operations management, Target. Participant Charles Hubbard ’70, regional sales manager, Davis Standard LLC, Black Clawson, is not pictured.