November 2016 Class Notes

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New Positions and Appointments:

Jeffrey Danish ’98 – Senior Head BPO Consultant, Seldat Distribution INC

Mara Silver-Smith ’02 – Senior Director, Account Services, The Jewish Federations of America

Elizabeth Talerico ’04 – Director, Education Services Onboarding Programs, EMC Corporation

Chris Gallagher ’05 – Marketing Analyst, WIMCO Villas

Andrew Schneider ’06 – Audit Associate-Financial Services Division, KPMG

Tara Helms ’08 – Manager Product Development – Kiehl’s, L’Oreal

Brian McBride ’08 – eCommerce FX Sales-North America, Deutsche Bank

Amina Isakovic ’09 – Senior Marketing Analyst, GE Power

Lisa Kim ‘09 – Senior Developer, L’Oreal

Grace Melson ’10 – Planning Manager, Mens, Burberry

Sarah Staller ’10 – Omni Buyer-Flagship Product & Handbag Eventing, Macy’s

Enrique Estevez ’11 – Assistant Vice President-Network Management Americas, HSBC

Rico Setyo ’11 – Senior Compliance Officer, ADP

Joshua Fishman ’12 – Digital Brand Manager-St. Ives, Unilever

Michael Rainbow ’13 – Senior Analyst, Goldman Sachs

Warsame Yusuf ’13 – Risk Modeling Analyst, GE Power

Hannah Zucker ’13 – Account Executive, CHF Industries

Pearl Berkowitz ’14 – Senior Consultant, EY

Elizabeth Entrup ’14 – Equity Research Sales Analyst, Jefferies

Danielle Lindheim ’14 – Assistant Buyer-Jewelry-Handbags & Small Leather Goods, Century 21 Department Stores

Aylin Alkan ’15 – Credit Risk Analyst, MUFG

Emily Andrews ’15 – E-commerce Assistant Merchandise Manager-Ready to Wear, Bloomingdales

Peri Casella  ’15 – Account Management and Sales, Bloomberg LP

Andrew Certilman ’15 – Assistant Account Executive, MKTG

Caitlyn Chiari ’15 – Human Resources Business Partner, Amazon

Tian Jiang ’15 – Corporate Recruiter, Varonis

Ali Larijani ’15 – Account Executive, Bloomberg LP

Emily Zhao ’15 – e-Commerce Sales Specialist, 3M

Mergers & Acquisitions:

babynovclassnotesimage001-jpgChristopher Mroz ’16 MBA and his wife, Danielle Chao Mroz, welcomed a daughter, Karis Isabelle, on October 1.