Opening Doors: Wharton EMBA Alumna Finds Success in Auto Industry

Wharton EMBA Alumna Vicki Poponi, WG '98

When Vicki Poponi was considering executive MBA programs, her primary goal was moving out of her operations position in a paper manufacturing plant – where her daily attire was jeans and steel-tip boots — and into a business management role.  However, the chemical engineer knew that making this type ofRead More

Sponsorship Profile – Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E)

A civil engineer by training, Nichole Jordan wanted to gain more business knowledge in order to further her management career at Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E).  However, with several promotions under her belt, she didn’t want to take two years off to pursue a full-time MBA — not toRead More

Engaging Globally: Wharton Holds On-Site Health Care Course in India

In early January, Wharton offered its first ever course in India: “Innovation and the Indian Health Care Industry.”  This three-day mini-course, held at the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad, covered the full range of health care issues in India – hospital management, medical tourism, pharmaceuticals, and more.  Nine executiveRead More

Wharton EMBA Alumna Talks about Value of Fellows Program

Even though Anastasia Pozdniakova wasn’t admitted the first time she applied to Wharton’s East Coast Executive MBA Program due to her of lack of work experience, she knew it would one day be the right program for her. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania as a Wharton undergraduate studentRead More