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Mastering business models for industrial design

By Susan Petty   |   1/16/2020
Martha Davis, EMBA 18, had already launched several businesses before coming back for an MBA. Her entrepreneurial instincts were finely tuned, and she had a track record of launching successful start-ups. But ...

EMBA student finds leadership inspiration among Haas women

By Susan Petty   |   1/09/2020
Megan Zweig, EMBA 19, enrolled at Haas because she wanted to see more women leaders in the business world.

MBA student looks for exploratory intersections of new ideas, people

By Susan Petty   |   11/14/2019
Matt Dunn, EMBA 19, is always picking up new things to learn and seeking to expand his world with new people and ideas. During his time at Haas, this impulse has crystallized into a dependable modus operandi ...

Former Coast Guard skipper and sales exec explores the academic side of business

By Susan Petty   |   10/31/2019
The Crab Fisherman’s Ball in the tiny town of Trinidad on California’s north coast was a critical turning point for Joe Odell, EMBA 20, who’s faced several major junctions in his career.

Proud Marine uses EMBA education to create positive change in his community

By Susan Petty   |   10/24/2019
Alex Lopez is proud of his association with two strong organizations: the US Marine Corps and the University of California, Berkeley. A member of the Berkeley Haas MBA for Executives class of 2020, he served ...

An EMBA is helping this scientist have an impact in the healthcare field

By Susan Petty   |   10/10/2019
Embracing data, developing her leadership skills, and networking have been key factors in Sally Allain’s career and her fight against disease. Her most recent move is a promotion to the position of head of ...

Trends and outlooks: What it takes to be a Chief Innovation Officer

By Eileen Jacob   |   10/01/2019
Over the last several decades, businesses have begun making space for Chief Innovation Officers. As the demand for candidates who can fill this role grows, Berkeley MBA students are increasingly expressing ...

How Elisabeth Diana went from Haas alumna to Instagram’s Head of Global Communications

By Brittany Voris   |   9/30/2019
Elisabeth Diana, MBA 08, is blunt when asked about her journey from business school to becoming head of Instagram Communications.

Making impact: Berkeley EMBA grad fuels cleantech and women entrepreneurs

By Susan Petty   |   9/19/2019
When Rose Maizner, EMBA 17, met with RenewableTech Ventures founder Todd Stevens to discuss the possibility of joining their team, she complimented him on his launch of an impact fund.

Haas alum leverages curiosity into a cleantech career

By Susan Petty   |   8/15/2019
It was 1986 and a teenaged Mukund Chavan, EMBA '15, landed on the East Coast from India deeply curious about the technology that was incubating across the country in Silicon Valley.