M&M MARS Executive Lecture Series
Mars Chocolate North America located in Elizabethtown, PA, entered into a collaborative partnership with the Elizabethtown College Department of Business to create the M&M Mars Executive Lecture Series during the 2012-2013 academic year. The lectures series offers students the opportunity to hear from senior level executives from an assortment of firms within various industries. Students are able to engage executives while furthering their knowledge of business as it relates to societal issues. The series provides a substantive platform to learn about business, combined with developing awareness for social responsibility as well. The lectures, which are open to the public, are free of charge and offered Friday beginning at 11 a.m. in the James B. Hoover Center for Business, Room 212.
Schedule for the spring 2013 lecture series follows:
Friday, Jan. 25, 11 a.m.
Topic: Navigating Financial Transactions in International Trade
Speaker: Amy Sahm, Vice President and Manager, International Group, Fulton Financial Corporation
Friday, Feb. 1, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Patrick Kelly, Ph.D., J.D., Partner, Riverside Law, West Conshohocken, PA
Friday, Feb. 8, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Jeffery Jacoby, Director, Cyber Enterprise Campaign, Information Security Solutions, Intelligence & Information Systems, Raytheon Company
Friday, Feb. 22, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Senator Mike Brubaker, Pennsylvania’s 36th District, Harrisburg, PA
Friday, March 1, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Gene Barr, President and CEO, Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry
Friday, March 22, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Jeffrey S. Kenderdine, CEO, Lancaster Family YMCA
Friday, April 5, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Chuck Tullis, Vice President of Corporate Brands, Utz Quality Foods, Inc.
Friday, April 12, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Gregory E. Marco, MBA, Account Executive, McConkey & Company
Friday, April 26, 11 a.m.
Speaker: Carl Freeman, Director, Mars Chocolate North America