Alumnus of the Year Matt Gillam turned his GGU project into a $90 million company By Susan Fomoff Photos by Ed Ritger Matt Gillam had no reason to go back to school for his MBA. As an account executive for a prominent event management company in San Francisco, he [...]
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Bruce Braden Amicus Award Bruce Braden (MBA 73) cannot explain how he got himself into a position to make a $2 million commitment to support GGU’s School of Taxation, soon to be renamed the Bruce F. Braden School of Taxation. “If I knew that, I’d probably write a book about [...]
Golden Gate University Edward S. Ageno School of Business was named Largest MBA Program in the Greater Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times 2012 Book of Lists with an enrollment of 2,450. GGU is followed by UC Berkeley Haas School of Business with 1,567 students, Santa Clara University [...]
Venture capitalist Kevin J. McQuillan (MBA 85) knew early on that he didn’t want to be another cog in a corporate machine, but it truly hit home during a post-college interview with Ford Motor Company, where his father had worked for 25 years. “I remember walking out of the interview [...]
Success in business can occur as a result of good luck, good timing or good advice — and often it’s a combination the three. While you can’t buy good luck or good timing, you can get good advice for free. One source of such advice is the Small Business Administration’s [...]