Faculty Advisor: Prof. 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).

2015 – 2016 Schedule

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

September 15Mr. Steve EvansMedical Sales in the Healthcare Industry
November 3Mr. John FinneyCommunicating Your Core Competencies
February 2Mr. Matthew WoodFranchising, Entrepreneurship, and Finding Your Niche
March 1Mr. Jeff RatanapoolThe Century Story – The 6 Principles to Achieving Success in Business after You Graduate
April 12Mr. Tucker BallingerThe Banking Industry