Value of the MBA Panel May 8 2013

Register NowThis special session will feature a panel of alumni from all three MBA programs (Full-Time, Professionals, Executives) who will share their stories of how the Rice MBA changed their lives and affected their career paths.

Join us for this popular discussion as the panel shares their own experiences regarding the value of the Rice MBA. Topics include the thought process behind pursuing an MBA, selecting a school, how their own career has changed and been affected, along with advice they would share with you as a prospective student.

6:00 PM Welcome and Admissions Overview
6:30 PM The Value of the Rice MBA: A Conversation with Our Alumni
7:15 PM Hors D’Oeuvres and Cocktails, Anderson Family Commons
Introduction of Rice Faculty, Staff and Current Students.

Panel of Speakers

Ben Brand Panel Photo   Benjamin Brand
Senior Consultant, Consumer Goods
Ernst & Young
Undergraduate Institution- University of Texas at Austin
BA in Economics and Government
Graduate Institution- Rice University
Rice MBA for Professionals program - Class of 2011
Prior Job: Regional Manager
Haynes Furniture
Frederic Jacquemin Panel Photo   Frédéric Jacquemin
Director, Dual Gradient Drilling Program
Pacific Drilling
Undergraduate Institution – ESPCI-Paristech
B.S., Physics and Chemistry
Graduate Institution – ENSPM
M.S., Petroleum Engineering & Project Development
Graduate Institution- Rice University
Rice MBA for Executives program, Class of 2012
Prior Job: Business Development Manager
Pacific Drilling  
Alison Young Panel Photo   Alison Young
Associate Banker
JPMorgan Private Bank
Undergraduate Institution- Huntington University
BA Communications
Graduate Institution- Rice University
Rice MBA for Full Time program, Class of 2011
Prior Job: Executive Director
American Heart Association