October Class Notes

We welcome announcements of new jobs, promotions, board positions, marriages and family additions. Please visit our online submission form to share your news. You can also use this form to request your copy of the Whitman biannual magazine via email rather than in print. To update your address or contact details, please visit https://securealumni.syr.edu.

NEW POSITIONS AND PROMOTIONS:
Scott Brogi ‘87: Strategic Chief Financial Officer, HyreCar, Inc.
Joshua Fishman ’12: Senior Brand Manager, St. Ives Digital & Engagement, Unilever
Katherine Najera ’14: Manager, Strategy and Business Transformation, EY
Justin Saia ’15 MBA: Vice President of Corporate Communications, Symantec
Kanique Swinson ’16: Brand Partnerships and Sales Manager, Jazz at Lincoln Center
Daniel Estay: Chief Business Officer, TriSalus Life Sciences
AWARDS AND ACCOLADES:

Faraz Siraj ’95 (pictured left), Regional Vice President – Americas Channels, Distribution, & Alliances at RSA Security, was recently named one of the 2018 Top 100 Executives in IT. Within the four categories, Siraj was among the top 25 Channel leaders.

Jim Crowley ’84, Vice President of New Product Development and Marketing for Trinity Highway, received the American Traffic Safety Services Association’s Industry Achievement Award at the 48th Annual Convention & Traffic Expo in San Antonio, Texas.  
IN THE MEDIA:
Nathaniel Cotanch ’12 and his business, Zia Green Chile Company, were featured in an article in The New York Times.
MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS:
Todd Burach ’07 welcomed his second child, Shaina Rae, on July 3, 2018.
Myles Silvers ’10 married Stefanee Brody ‘14 on August 11, 2018. 

Alison Kessler

Alison Kessler is the alumni publications and outreach manager at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University. She has amassed more than 20 years of experience in integrated marketing communications in the corporate, agency, not-for-profit, higher education and government sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and mass communication and psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.