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Master of International Business alumna highlights the importance of teamwork in school and after

Alysse Rothbaum completed her BSBA in 2011 and Master of International Business (MIB) in 2012. Today, Alysse works as a Demand & Deployment Analyst at Victoria’s Secret.  Alysse spoke with us about how her MIB degree set her up for success in New York City and advice she has for current students. By Alysse Rothbaum, BSBA ’11, MIB ’12 After graduating with my Master of International Business, I did what most Floridians do – move to Kansas! To be honest,

How the Master of International Business program prepared this alumnus for a career with the U.S. Department of State

Adam Sotomayor (BSBA ’10, MIB ’10) serves in the United States Department of State (DOS) as a Foreign Affairs Officer in Counterterrorism Finance & Designations. His journey has taken him to Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and France. Recently Adam was selected for the 2019 French American Foundation Young Leaders Program. In this story, Sotomayor reflects on how the Master of International Business program set him up for success in his career in public service. Thanks to UF’s Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars

Rankings Roundup: How Warrington performed in 2018-2019

Over the 2018-2019 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, The Economist, Eduniversal and Ivy Exec. 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

Master of International Business alumnus shares advice for post-graduation career success

Jason Koester (BSBA ’11, MIB ’12) is an Account Executive with Amazon. He has built experience in sales, branded content, customer relationship management, and marketing and event planning throughout his career. While he initially didn’t think sales was the right career path for him, he’s since realized that it was actually a career he was well suited for. We spoke with Koester about his career, how the Master of International Business (MIB) program prepared him for life after college and

Five Hough graduate programs earn top 5 ranking among publics for second year

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Master’s degree programs across the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business remained in the top five among public institutions for the second consecutive year in the 2019 edition of Eduniversal’s Best Master’s Ranking. Now for the third year, the Master of Science in Management took the No. 1 position among U.S. publics, and the Nathan S. Collier Master of Science in Real Estate program earned its second No. 1

Jake Stephens (MIB ’19) | July 2019

Stephens (MIB 2019) is currently training for his role in securities finance and working with global clients as a Client Expertise Analyst II at FIS Global. “I’m excited to put my skills to the test,” he said. “UF truly prepared me for my first real-world job.” Connect with him on LinkedIn.

Nickolas Askin (BSBA ’18, MIB ’19) | July 2019

Askin (BSBA Finance 2018, MIB 2019) is a Finance Rotation Program Associate at Capital One. “I loved my 4 years at the Warrington College of Business and couldn’t imagine a better place to prepare me for my current job at Capital One,” he said. Connect with him on LinkedIn.

Gilbert Rodriguez (BSBA ’19, MIB ’20) | July 2019

Rodriguez (BSBA 2019, MIB 2020) is a building manager at the University of Florida. He is excited to continue his education at UF, as he was recently accepted into the Master of International Business Program in the Hough Graduate School of Business. Connect with him on LinkedIn.

Management and International Business alumni give advice on how to get the most out of the graduate school experience

It’s no secret that graduates of the UF Master of Science in Management (MSM) and Master of International Business (MIB) make for great job candidates in many industries. Employers from across the nation and world recognize the stellar students that come from Warrington’s programs, and make it a point to recruit our students year after year. One such company is CHEP, a sustainable logistics company that helps move more goods to more people than any other organization in the world.

Sarah Burnett (MIB ’05, MBA ’10) | June 2019

Burnett (MIB 2005, MBA 2010) is Director of Investor Relations at Discovery, Inc. She was recognized in the inaugural class of 40 Under 40 by the National Investor Relations Institute’s (NIRI), which honors the most talented young individuals in the investor relations (IR) community, who have made noticeable contributions to their companies, communities, the IR profession, and to NIRI.