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Tag: business administration

Heavy-Hitting CofC Alum in Pacquiao’s Corner for ‘Fight of the Century’

Heavy-Hitting CofC Alum in Pacquiao’s Corner for ‘Fight of the Century’

The so-called “Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao may not be until this Saturday, but – thanks in part to Lucia McKelvey ’00, Pacquiao’s deal agent and executive vice president of marketing at Top Rank Boxing – the fight for marketing dollars is already won.

Help! I Need an Internship!

Help! I Need an Internship!

From swimming with sharks to publishing the news and joining a tech startup, College of Charleston students gain invaluable experience – and even jobs – through internship opportunities.

I Want Your Job: Beverly Hills Event Producer

I Want Your Job: Beverly Hills Event Producer

Brittany Errico ‘12 once crane-lifted a Rolls Royce over a Beverly Hills mansion. And that’s not even the craziest thing the business grad has done for her job at Cory Martin Events.

I Want Your Job: Matchmaker

I Want Your Job: Matchmaker

Robyn Swider ’10 is a NYC-based professional Matchmaker for a company called Three Day Rule. Find out how Swider became TDR’s first East Coast hire!

Student Entrepreneur’s Fly Fishing Business Plan Hooks National Award

Student Entrepreneur’s Fly Fishing Business Plan Hooks National Award

Just 18 and still in in his first semester at the College of Charleston, freshman and South Carolina native Jesse Horine is already racking up accolades for his plan to create a lifestyle brand called SouthernFly.

I Want Your Job: Marketing and Promotions at Nashville Record Label

I Want Your Job: Marketing and Promotions at Nashville Record Label

Emily Gallo ’12 created her own music business program. Flash forward two years and she’s applying her education at a successful Nashville record label.

I Want Your Job: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

I Want Your Job: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

Pate Clarson ’12 works hand-in-hand with NFL corporate sponsors like Publix, Pepsi and Bud Light to help brands create lasting impressions with fans throughout the year.

Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

On the basketball court, Nikki Williams ’09 was a tough competitor. Now she’s putting that drive and her business degree to use in the fashion industry. Her Foreign Öbject fashion line includes bow ties worn by rappers and celebrities.

Do’s and Don’ts of Launching a Startup with Fidelity Network Founders

Do’s and Don’ts of Launching a Startup with Fidelity Network Founders

Zachary Hanson ’10 and Diogo Duarte ’08 launched Fidelity Network app, or FiNe, and offer tips for aspiring entrepreneurs. One tip: don’t schedule a meeting just to ask an investor for money.

College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

Kyle Jones ’11 is an account executive with the San Antonio Spurs. He attended all the home games, got to participate in Championship Parade, and will even get a championship ring.