University of Pittsburgh

August 2013 Alumni Newsletter

Upcoming Events

  • September 27: September 27: Pitt Business Alumni Gathering in Philadelphia
  • September 28: September 28: Oktoberfest EMBA Recruiting and Alumni Networking Event
  • October 14: October 12-14: Pitt Business Homecoming Events 2017
  • October 24: October 24: Pitt Business Dinner in Houston
  • October 27: October 27: KGSB Japan Alumni Networking Reception and Annual Conference in Tokyo, Japan
  • November 3: November 3: Supply Chain Management Symposium- The Evolving Responsiveness Cost Frontier
  • Pitt Business News:

    Meet Our New Faculty Members

    The Katz and CBA programs welcome new faculty starting for fall 2013. The distinguished group strengthens our accounting; decisions, operations, and information technology; organizational behavior; and marketing areas.

    Three Continents, One Graduating Class

    The Joseph M. Katz Executive MBA Worldwide program graduated 63 individuals, a distinguished class of executives who represent 11 different countries and have leadership roles in some of the world's best-known corporations.

    Fall 2013 Pittsburgh Alumni Dinner Series

    Alumni based in Western Pennsylvania are invited to attend an upcoming networking dinner focused on the industry in which they work. View upcoming alumni dinner series dates and industry topics

    Visit the New Faculty Expert Blog

    Check out our new Faculty Expert blog to read their take on major business news. First two entries pertain to the business of Royal Baby marketing and The Washington Post sale to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

    Dean's Blog: Learning Agility Is the Most In-Demand Business Skill

    In his blog, Dean John T. Delaney contends that the most important skill set for today's business professionals is learning agility; in other words, the ability to know what to do when you don’t know what to do.

    New Katz Director of MBA Programs Named

    Sandra R. Douglas has 20 years of management experience at global technology companies and will use her skills in talent development, coaching, mentoring, and leadership to enable student success.

    Want to be Featured in an Alumni Article?

    Find out how you could be highlighted in an upcoming Pitt Business news article. The marketing department is always looking for new alumni to profile.

    Join the Katz LinkedIn Page

    The Katz LinkedIn page is another way to stay connected with the school, fellow alumni, and faculty and staff. Please consider joining the page if you haven't already.

    Shop the Katz Online Store

    Show your school pride and support future students by purchasing authentic Katz clothing online. Available high-quality items, made with the finest materials, include neckties, golf shirts, and jackets.

    100% Internship Rate for Katz MBAs

    The Katz Career Management Center reports that 100 percent of Full-Time MBA students seeking internships received internships this summer.