Speaker Series

The MBA Program at the Lee Business School is proud to offer the MBA Fortune 500 Executive Insights- and Lee Sustainability speaker series. Open to all UNLV students, these speaker series consist of two keynote presentations per semester and are led by executives from the world's most successful companies. Prior companies represented include Amazon, Pepsico, Intel, Boeing, Caesars Entertainment, Accenture, and Campbell's.

MBA Fortune 500 Speaker Series

  • Dipanjan is a Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research where he leads the branding practice. He writes about brand experiences that are fueled by the customer of the future, who is both defining and being defined by ever-expanding technology frontiers. Prior to Forrester, Dipanjan was a Senior Vice President at VMLY&R’s brand strategy practice, served as Chief Strategy...
     Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
     Related Files: Flyer
  • Alan Dubovsky is the Chief Patient Experience Officer for Cedars-Sinai Health System in Los Angeles, California. In his role, Alan is responsible for all patient experience strategies and associated operational improvements. His scope covers all service areas of the medical center including inpatient, ambulatory, emergency, and ancillary services. Alan joined Cedars-Sinai...
     Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Lee Sustainability Speaker Series

  • Amisha Gandhi is currently Vice President, Influencer Marketing & Communications for SAP Ariba and SAP Fieldglass. She leads the PR, AR, Influencer Marketing and Advocacy teams. Previously with SAP, she created the Global Influencer Marketing program and took it from pilot to a full scale global function across SAP - with the purpose of driving influencer marketing across the entire customer...
     Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019
     Location: Student Union (SU), Philip J. Cohen Theatre
     Related Files: Flyer
  • Tonie Hansen, Sr. Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, NVIDIA Tonie oversees corporate social responsibility, a function she helped to build since starting at NVIDIA in 2006. As a strategist and communicator, she partners with executives to identify NVIDIA’s social and environmental risks and opportunities, engages with shareholders, NGOs, and customers to communicate the company’s CSR...
     Date: Thursday, April 4, 2019
     Location: Student Union (SU), Philip J. Cohen Theater
     Related Files: Tonie Hansen

MBA Fortune 500 Speakers

MBA Fortune 500 Executive Insights Speakers have represented:

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Vice President and Principal Analyst, 2019

Cedars-Sinai; Chief Patient Experience Officer, 2019
Chief Patient Experience Officer, 2019
Pepsico; Head of Brand Marketing & Strategy, 2018
Head of Brand Marketing & Strategy, 2018
Intel; Chief Technology Officer, 2018
Chief Technology Officer, 2018
 
Special Olympics; Chief Marketing Officer, 2017
Chief Marketing Officer, 2017
Monsanto; VP, Global Procurement Sourcing, 2017
VP, Global Procurement Sourcing, 2017
Paypal; Head of Content & Globalization, 2016
Head of Content & Globalization, 2016
Pfizer; Sr. Director, US Marketing, 2016
Sr. Director, US Marketing, 2016
 
Boeing; Director, Supply Chain Strategy, 2016
Director, Supply Chain Strategy, 2016
The Clorox Company; Director, Supply Chain Strategy, 2016
Director, Supply Chain Strategy, 2016
Microsoft; Director, Global Readiness, 2015
Director, Global Readiness, 2015
Lenovo; VP/GM, 2015
VP/GM, 2015
 
Emerso; VP/International Compliance, 2015
VP/International Compliance, 2015
Accenture; Managing Director, 2014
Managing Director, 2014
Sungard; Head of Business Strategy, 2014
Head of Business Strategy, 2014

Lee Sustainability Speakers

Lee Sustainability Speakers have represented:

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Vice President, Influencer Marketing and Communications, 2019

NVIDIA; Sr. Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, 2019
Sr. Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, 2019
Symantec; Chief Diversity Officer, 2018
Chief Diversity Officer, 2018
Campbell's; Chief Sustainability Officer, 2018
Chief Sustainability Officer, 2018
 
Amazon; Director, Social Responsibility, 2017
Director, Social Responsibility, 2017
Cypress; Chief Operating Officer/Chief Science Officer, 2017
Chief Operating Officer/Chief Science Officer, 2017
Caesars Entertainment: Chief Sustainability Officer, 2018
Chief Sustainability Officer, 2018
Microsoft; Director, Corporate Responsibility, 2016
Director, Corporate Responsibility, 2016
 
Enterprise Holdings; VP, Global Brand Management, 2015
VP, Global Brand Management, 2015
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Executive Director, 2015