MBA in Sports Management Student Interns with the Pittsburgh Steelers
Danielle Kaizer, a member of the inaugural class in the MBA in Sports Management Program, has earned an internship with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Her duties include the execution of promotions and sponsorship programs. She will be assisting the marketing department with events such as the Steelers Kickoff Luncheon, Gatorade 5K Race, 84 Lumber Family Days events, FedEx and Pepsi Kids Days, Monday Night at the South Side events, Dean's Dairy Women's Clinic, and other marketing events. She will also assist in merchandising and game day duties at Heinz Field including hospitality and on-field responsibilities. Danielle is a graduate of Thiel College and currently serves as a graduate assistant in the Office of Admissions at Seton Hill.
Business Created by Recent Student One of 15 Startups (Out of 150!) to be Invited to Pittsburgh Business Incubator
Seton Hill University MBA alumnus and Army veteran Richard Amos Behana (SHU MBA '12 ) earned one of 15 spots in a new Pittsburgh startup business incubator called the Hustle Den. Amos earned the spot by presenting the business plan for Private Lender Nexus, a commercial real estate investing exchange he hopes to create, at a Business Bout competition last fall. He developed his business plan in Seton Hill's MBA courses Intro to New Venture Development, New Venture Feasibility Analysis and Financial Concerns of Entrepreneurs. Amos is also an alumni member of the Seton Hill Entrepreneur's Club, leading the project to launch a foundation for blind returning veterans.
MBA Grad Becomes Head Women's Basketball Coach at Lackawanna College
Kris Douglas (SHU MBA '09) Became the Chief Executive Officer of the Westmoreland County Food Bank on November 1, 2012.
Mental Health Professional Receives Distinguished Alumni Leadership Award in June 2013
Krista Boyer (SHU '03 and '07 MBA) earned both her undergraduate degree in art and her MBA degree from Seton Hill before receiving a Master of Science degree in counseling psychology. She recently received her doctoral degree in psychology from Carlow University. She teaches at both Carlow and Chatham while working in private psychology practice. She created an outreach program and delivers individual, group and family therapy to a wide range of clientele. Krista engages in volunteer and outreach opportunities aimed at reducing mental health stigma and has begun promoting the awareness of ageism. She prepares future counselors to understand the unique needs of a growing geriatric population. Krista is a sought-after professional, who has presented papers at numerous conventions and appears frequently on a regional television show that addresses that topic. Click here for more information on the Distinguished Alumni Leadership Award.