Kilts Center Events
Kilts Center events and programs inform and prepare students for career opportunities and long-term success. All enrolled students receive email invitations to these events.
KILTS MARKETING WEEK
This inaugural week of marketing events will take place Thursday, October 9, to Thursday, October 16, 2014.
KILTS SPEAKER – DOUG RYAN, ’87, DIGITASLBI
Doug Ryan will discuss how the rise of mobile has not only created a powerful new marketing channel, but it has also changed the nature of marketing in fundamental ways. Learn how the best marketers are evolving and what the future holds for brands competing in a new marketplace.
KILTS CASE COMPETITION
An exclusive marketing case competition in the Fall for Full-Time and Evening MBA students interested in marketing, general management, and consulting. Full details here »
KILTS SPEAKER SERIES
Hear from leading industry experts about current marketing topics and the latest industry practices. Speakers have included:
- Ted Buell, ’07, head of industry-telecom at Google Inc., on innovations in search and digital marketing
- Ann Mukherjee, AB ’87, MBA ’94, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Frito-Lay North America, on the continuous reinvention of marketing
- Frank Piotrowski, senior vice president of measurement science at the Nielsen Company, on how consumer data drives insights
MARKETING DAY FORUM
A spring event that offers students a unique opportunity to connect in a small-group setting with CEOs, CMOs, and other senior executives and discuss current marketing issues. Speakers have included:
- Deanie Elsner, ’92, CMO, Kraft Foods
- Robert Mariano, ’87, Chairman and CEO, Roundy’s Supermarkets, Inc.
- Daniel Eckert, ’05, Vice President, WalMart US
- Kari Alldredge, '90, Senior Expert, McKinsey & Company
Nielsen Data Student Seminar
This annual Kilts Center event offers students an opportunity to learn more about the Nielsen data.