Faculty Advisor: Ms. Cathy Buckman 502-863-8159 The Business Administration and Economics Department, in cooperation with the Georgetown College chapter of Phi Beta Lambda, sponsors an ongoing Invited Speaker Series on Careers and Leadership. Successful business leaders, many of whom are Georgetown College graduates, from a wide variety of industries are invited to speak to business students. These businessmen and women describe their companies and industries, their career paths, and career opportunities within their companies. Among the speakers from the past few years were:

  • Ms. Kathy Plomin (United Way of the Bluegrass)
  • Dr. Mark Plant (International Monetary Fund)
  • Ms. Darla Johnson (Toyota Motor Manufacturing North America, Inc.)
  • Mr. Scott Diamond (U. S. Voice and Data)
  • Mr. Daniel Froggett (George Washington’s Mount Vernon)
  • Dr. James P. Ziliak (UK Center for Poverty Research)
  • Mr. Nick Nicholson (Keeneland Association, Inc.)
  • Mr. Alan Stein (SteinGroup, LLC).

2014 – 2015 Schedule

All sessions begin at 11:00 a.m. in Asher Science Center 112 (unless stated otherwise)

September 16Mr. Michael Crisp   Discovering Your Own Adventure
November 4Mr. Michael Potapov   Seeking Wisdom
February 3Mr. Tyler Layton   The Importance of Networking
March 3Mr. Kevin Collins   Why Become an Entrepreneur?
April 7Mr. Adam Johnston   The Autonomous Niche