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Master of International Business degree prepares alumnus for director role at General Dynamics

Timothy Feldman (BBA ’06, MIB ’10) is Senior Director, Subcontracts – Defense Division at General Dynamics Information Technology. One decade out from his Master of International Business (MIB) degree, he still keeps in touch and hired four Warrington students last year. Read more about Feldman and how the Master of International Business program helped him expand his understanding of non-U.S. economies, business strategies and cultures. Q: Tell us about your background.  Feldman: “I was born in Danbury, Connecticut but moved

How a Master of International Business prepared this alumna for ALDI’s District Manager program

Iara Dircie (BABA, BA ’18, MIB ’19) is a graduate of the Master of International Business (MIB) program. Today, she is in ALDI’s District Manager training program. Read our interview with Iara to see how her master’s degree prepared her for her career. Q: Tell us something about yourself. Dircie: “I was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and moved to Miami, Florida at the age of four. I attended a magnet middle and high school for theater and competed on a jump

Isabel Sanchez (BSBA ’19, MIB ’20) | October 2020

Sanchez (BSBA 2019, MIB 2020) is a digital marketing specialist. She recently published a cookbook, “Quarantine Quisine,” with fellow UF alumna Grace Ubben.  Filled with 35 recipes inspired by idle time in the kitchen during quarantine, this is a collection of easy, straightforward recipes that not only taste good, but also make you feel good.   

Master of International Business an ‘easy choice’ for this alumna passionate about understanding other cultures

Melissa Travaglia Ross (BSBA, MIB ’14) is a double Gator and Market Manager with 7-Eleven. We spoke with her about her experience in the Master of International Business (MIB) program, how it benefitted her, and more in this story. Q: Tell us about yourself. Ross: “I grew up in South Florida after moving here from Argentina in 1997 where my whole extended family still lives there today. The other half of my family is from Belgium, so needless to say I

Member of first Online MIB class shares her insights and experiences in the program

Last fall, the Master of International Business (MIB) program launched its online degree option. The first group of students from the Online MIB program graduated this summer. Leia Wojciechowski is one such student. Wojciechowski now works at EY in Assurance. She shared her online experiences with us in this story. Q: Please tell us about your background and what led you to do the Online MIB program. Wojciechowski: “I completed my undergrad in accounting at the Fisher School of Accounting

Student Spotlight: Emily Bombardi

Last fall, the Master of International Business (MIB) program launched its online program. The first group of students from the Online MIB program are graduating this summer. Emily Bombardi is one such student. Read on as she shares about her experience in the Online MIB program. Q: Please tell is about your background and what led you to do the Online MIB program. Bombardi: “I help international companies expand into international markets. Being fluently trilingual (English, Portuguese and Spanish), and

Rankings Roundup: How Warrington performed in 2019-2020

Over the 2019-2020 academic year, the Warrington College of Business received a number of top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times and The Economist. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong student quality, alumni success, value of programs, faculty excellence, first-class student services, and global recognition and influence. The Warrington College of Business is a top-tier institution, and these rankings prove it. Check out our most recent rankings below.

How this Master of International Business and marketing alumna benefitted from a combined degree

Chloe Beaver completed her BSBA and Master of International Business (MIB) in 2020. She recently moved on to her full-time role as a BLP Global Sales Associate with LinkedIn. Beaver shares about her experience as a combined degree student in the Hough Graduate School of Business, her campus involvement and advice for other students interested in a combined degree program. Q: Tell us about yourself and how you came to the combined MIB program. Beaver: “Since freshman year of college, I

6 ways a master’s degree will prepare you for the post-COVID-19 job market

COVID-19 has undoubtedly shaken up the world we once knew. With the pandemic forcing people and industries to constantly adapt as the situation progresses, it can make your career search even more challenging than it already is. Rest assured, though. There is one thing that will make finding a career easier and more likely to land you a great position – a master’s degree. A master’s degree is a great way to differentiate yourself in a crowded market, increase your

How a Master of International Business degree prepared this alumna for a role at L’Oréal

Xin Xin Liu is a graduate of the Master of International Business program from 2017. She currently works as Product Manager for Armani Fragrances and Privé, L’Oréal Travel Retail Americas in Miami.  See why Liu chose the Master of International Business (MIB) program, how it helped her in her career and advice she has for current students.  Q: Tell us about yourself. Liu: “I am a first-generation college student, born in China, raised in the States. I chose to attend