Alumni Success Stories
RIT alumni make amazing things happen in the world. Below you will find stories of Saunders College alumni who have gone on to apply their business degrees in successful and meaningful ways. For more information on Saunders alumni who have been recognized by the RIT Alumni Association through several major awards, please visit the following webpages:
Saunders Alumni Success Stories
Succeeding By Seeing the Big Picture
Chief financial officer of Thomson Scientific, Christine Naylor, probably didn't follow the traditional career path of most CFOs. "I was the oldest ... [read more
Food for Thought
Frank Sklarsky is a well-seasoned financial executive in more ways than one.
After being hired at ConAgra Foods Inc. in late 2004, Sklarsky says, ... [read more
An ESPN Classic Story
Jessica Connolly, formerly Gugino, has worked at ESPN since graduating from RIT's E. Philip Saunders College of Business in 2000. So how did a small... [read more
It's the middle of February, and John Perrotti has just returned home to Rochester from a business trip to India and China. As the president and CEO... [read more
New Experiences Develop a Career
Kirsten Knorr has always been interested in new experiences. Even so, taking chances when meeting new people was a skill she had to consciously deve... [read more
A Rochester Entrepreneur's Story
"You could say the entrepreneurial spirit has always been in my blood. Growing up, my father owned his own car repair shop. I enjoyed watching hi... [read more
Recipe for Success
Entrepreneurs can be measured like a recipe for success.
Take volumes of intuition; add equal amounts of risk-taking, boldness and confidence. Mix e... [read more
Celebration of a Female Entrepreneur
Sangeeta Bhola is not just a business woman, she is a pioneer. Her drive to learn and succeed as an entrepreneur has carried her all over the world... [read more
Building Entrepreneurship From Inside O...
I tell people that if you give me a clean piece of paper, that's what I enjoy most because you are asking me to create something from nothing, says ... [read more
A Window to Success
As a child growing up in Watertown, N.Y., Anthony Crupi was highly active - enjoyed life so much, that he wouldn't sleep more than three or four hou... [read more
At Home and Back to Business
What's in a name? Maybe a business.
Ask Bob Witmeyer and Terry Doherty, who chose the moniker, Robert George Sales Inc. - a combination of their two... [read more