Meet the Executives

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 | 7 p.m. | VDA Family Suite

Spend an evening building relationships with top level entertainment executives at NBCUniversal, Live Nation, Cartoon Network, and OWN. The Academic Community of Excellence, National Black Student Law Association, Ethnic and Intercultural Services, and Career and Professional Development have invited top tier executives in Business Affairs, Finance, Staff Writing, Human Resources, Legal Affairs, and Entrepreneurship to provide insight and share experiences that led to their professional accomplishments.

  • Event Details

    • Where: The Hill, Malone 4th Floor
    • When: Tuesday, January 31, 2017; Event begins at 7 p.m.
    • Who: Open to all class levels
    • What: Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments provided
    • Cost: Free to students and alumni

    Open to students of all majors and class levels, Meet the Executives provides opportunities to establish mentoring relationships with top level executives in areas of interest, gain valuable insight into a variety of executive positions within the entertainment industry, and receive firsthand advice on industry specific job and internship search strategies.

    During this event, students are divided into groups and paired with experienced industry executives. Students will have a chance to individually meet industry executives in intervals to, personally, share experiences and advice about their professions.

    Business attire is recommended. Refreshments will be served.

    Alumni Steering Committee

    Yemi Abayomi
    Counsel, Business & Legal Affairs
    Cartoon Network

    Karina Avila
    Generalist, Human Resources

    Marquita Bradley
    Casting Apprentice
    NBC Entertainment Screen Diversity Programs
    Elizabeth Chavolla
    Multi-Platform Producer
    KVEA News II
    Felicia Davis
    Manager, Casting
    Cable Studios Casting, NBCUniversal
    Casandra Escoba
    Finance Manager
    UPIE, NBCUniversal
    Ingrid Hadley
    Manager, Diversity & Inclusion
    Chelsea Hayes
    CEO & Principal Consultant
    The Coaching Factory
    Irv Kintaudi
    Senior Coordinator & Assistant Director
    DirecTV (Rich Eisen Show)
    Erin Klinthong
    Manager, Emerging Products
    TLMD Digital Emerging Business, NBCUniversal
    Adia Matthews
    Manager, Cinema Partnerships
    Walt Disney
    Jakgeem Mays
    Specialist, Legal Affairs
    Legal - TV Ent, Contracts XI, NBCUniversal
    Angela McCrae
    Filmmaker, Creative Content Protection Coordinator
    SO TECH Global Content Protection, NBCUniversal
    Candace Sanchez
    Touring Director
    Live Nation Entertainment
    Johnnie Tangle
    The Bereolaesque Group
      James Ward, III
    Manager of Communications


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