Success Stories

In making the transition from student to successful professional, Bryant alumni have followed a variety of paths. Here are a few of their stories.

Class of '15 sees immediate dividends from Archway Investment Fund experience

The demanding program sharpens participants' skills in teamwork, oral presentations and market research, and employers take notice.

03.25.16

Avery Hill '15: Heading to law school with eyes on JAG program and public service

This Economics-Public Policy major has a clear career path he hopes will ultimately prepare him for the highest office in the land.

03.22.16

Cristina Connor '10: Attorney at The Silk Companies LLC

Majoring in Business and Marketing helped Connor hone the skills that led to her success as a lawyer at one of the nation's largest, privately held real estate and insurance services companies.

03.22.16

Julien Dumont '14: Associate at Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP

Internships and a major in Politics and Law led Dumont to Wake Forest Law; he's now an associate in the firm's Commercial Finance practice group.

03.22.16

Jennifer Gullotti '12: Second-year law student at University of Chicago Law School

A keen sense of analysis and discipline, mastered as a student at Bryant, helps her succeed at the No. 4 law school in the country. Next stop: an international commercial law firm in Washington, D.C.

03.22.16

Cadre of faculty mentors guided Brent Lavitt '15 to success

His path also was shaped by networking opportunities through Bryant Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization and the successes and failures as an entrepreneur.

02.11.16

Orlando Baeza '09 among Forbes' "30 Under 30" honorees

The senior manager of global consumer marketing for Activision was recognized in the Marketing and Advertising category.

02.04.16

Bailey Cornell '15 has the 'Googlyness' it takes to land job at top tech company

A Communication major, she notes that her honors capstone, "being well-rounded and having experiences outside of the classroom were key" to getting hired by Google.

02.04.16

David Giardino '09: Marketing magic in Walt Disney World

Now a marketing strategy manager at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, Giardino says Bryant courses and faculty mentors helped him land a job with his dream employer.

01.19.16

Jason Dodier ’09 Global Sales Business Development Manager, Schneider Electric IT

He traces his success to a "diverse and dynamic course schedule" that focused on relational learning, and easy access to professors.

01.15.16

Leah Babat '15 MBA: Specializing in analytics pays off

Interactions between faculty and students made Bryant stand out for this career changer who is now employed as a sourcing analyst for CVS Health.

01.04.16

Catching up with Nikita Gittens ’12

Now a Human Resources Generalist at Sikorsky Aircraft, Gittens advocates mentorship and finds value in affinity networks.

11.30.15