Business Marketing combines marketing expertise with an understanding of how finance, supply chains, organizational behavior and strategy affect the business-to-business transactions that take place before a product appears on retail shelves. As a member of the Business Marketing Academy, you’ll travel to cities like Minneapolis and Chicago to visit the headquarters of leading business-to-business corporations such as 3M, Abbott Labs and W.W. Grainger. And you’ll gain real-world experience working on marketing projects for companies like GE, DuPont and Cummins.
Academy Director and Career Coach
Business Marketing Academy Director Joshua Gildea has nearly 20 years marketing, sales and strategy management experience at a variety of mid-size and large global corporations including Microsoft, General Electric, DuPont, Carlisle Companies and Vitamix Corporation.
Christina Schmidt brings over 15 years of experience in higher education fundraising and physician recruitment consulting as the career coach to the Business Marketing Academy.