Darden Tech Week: Rejuvenating a Digital Strategy and Supercharging the Growth of Contactless Payments
The Darden School of Business Technology Club presented a week’s worth of technology-driven programming to students in early November, with sessions featuring leaders from Procter & Gamble and Mastercard, among other companies.
Jacqueline Grace (MBA ’10) was named general manager of Caesars Entertainment’s Tropicana Atlantic City Resort & Casino in September, an enormous challenge in the midst of the pandemic.
At a 28 October Leadership Unscripted event hosted by the University of Virginia Darden School of Business and moderated by Professor Elena Loutskina, a pair of executives from GEICO offered a snapshot into pandemic preparations and executions at one of the world’s largest insurance companies.
With a gift of $100,000, three alumni who have built successful careers in commercial real estate have started a fund to help Darden students with similar aspirations.
Career Coaches at Darden Alumni Career Services shared trends they are seeing in a "surprisingly active" job marketplace.
Speaking to students at Darden during a virtual fireside chat with Professor Lalin Anik, LinkedIn Principal Economist Guy Berger outlined certain key job skills of the future.