Healthcare reform, new hospital construction, physician practice consolidation, high-performance networks and accountable-care organizations are redefining how healthcare and insurance are delivered to both corporations and individuals. Join Dr. Gordon Hunt ’97, SVP and chief medical officer of Sutter Health; Anders Bjork ’02, strategic consultant with Blue Shield of California; and Vinny Catalano ’97, area vice president of Gallagher Benefit Services, for a discussion of this evolving issue.
6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m. | Citizen’s Hotel | Sacramento
We’ll hear from alumni who used their UC Davis MBA to change careers or functional areas, with resulting professional success: Phoebe Cameron ’98, director at Gartner Inc.; Harry Johnson Jr. ’04, business operations manager at Intel Corporation; and Gwynne Spann ’03, content manager for Visit California, California Travel and Tourism Commission. Networking follows; sponsored by the Sacramento MBA program’s Dean’s Student Advisory Council, the GSM Alumni Association and GSM Student Affairs.
Start Picnic Day right! This year, the Graduate School of Management is joining the Cal Aggie Alumni Association for our pancake breakfast. We’ve reserved a special section in Freeborn Hall for the GSM community. Family and friends are welcome. The Picnic Day Parade begins at 9:30 a.m., directly outside of Freeborn Hall.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.