Your Alumni Network
Impressive Alumni Speaker Lineup:
Get Tickets Today at Discounted Price

Join your fellow alumni for Alumni Day on Saturday, June 23, which features opportunities to reconnect with classmates, meet other alumni, refresh your degree and hear discussions on today's top business issues. Encourage your classmates to join you for a great lineup of speakers. Take advantage of early discounts and buy your ticket today - tickets are only $50 until June 4, and include meals, parking, sessions and the reception. Read More>>
OC Alumni - Join us for a Networking Lunch - and Some Fun

Friday, June 1, 11:45 am-1 pm ~ Karl Strauss, Costa Mesa
Friday, June 22, 11:45 am-1 pm ~ Eats Kitchen, Irvine

Is your goal to get out there and build your network? It should be! Join your fellow alumni for lunch. These intimate gatherings are a great way to meet new people and catch up with old friends.
Alumni Share Advice with Undergrads and Connect over Dinner
Another record-breaking number of business administration undergraduate students and alumni attended the Merage School's Dinners With Anteaters, where Farbod Esnaashari, BA '13, Zachary Ferguson, BA '16, Bill Miller, BA '13, Nicole Williams, BA '17 and Annie Wong, BA '17 shared their perspectives on the UCI experience, job search process and advice for successRead More >>
10% Alumni Discount on Merage School Executive Education
Merage School alumni now receive a 10% discount on educational and development opportunities through the office of Executive Education. See upcoming programs. Read More >>
Hire Your Next Great Team Member from Merage School Class of '18
The Merage School, a recognized global leader in business education focused on strategic innovation and sustained growth, has the skilled talent you desire. Whether you are looking for experienced and talented MBAs for project or permanent assignments, we have candidates ready to drive business growth. Please take a moment now to review short profiles of some of our 2018 graduating class. You'll find highly qualified candidates. For a full menu of recruitment opportunities for our MBA, BA, Master's in Professional Accounting, Master's in Finance or Master's in Business Analytics programs, please visit your Merage School Career Center site or call 949.824.8464 for more details.
Alumni Class Notes

Merage School alumni in Seoul, South Korea recently held a gathering for alumni to connect, as well as a farewell party for incoming Merage School students from Korea. Thanks to Chris Song, FEMBA '11 for organizing the group. The next gathering will be held in October. Attendees included Jungki Min, MBA '88; Heonjun Kim and Hyunsuk Doh, MBA '07; Young Bong Chang, PhD '07; Seung Yong Yoo, MBA '08; Jung Koo Kim, MBA '10; Kyah Song, MBA '13; Hwa-Su Lee, MBA '16; Choon-Soo Kim, Yeaji Lee and Jonghyuck Seo, MBA '17; Seung Hyun Yoo and Dahye Kang, MSBA '19; Minji Jeon and Joon Whi Park, MPAc '19; Kisoo Hong, HeeJun Moon, Jin Hoon Jeong, Namserk Ko and Cheol-min Kim, MBA '20.

Mike Benvenuti, MBA '85, was honored with the Engaged Alumnus Award at the UCI Celebration of Community Engagement awards. Mike serves on the Cove Fund, as an Expert in Residence at Applied Innovation, on the Beall Center Advisory Board and as a mentor to Merage School students.

Shelley Hoss, MBPA '87, President of the Orange County Community Foundation, was honored at The Orange County Business Journal's 24th annual Women of the Year Awards for her exceptional work in business and other professional organizations.

Aaron Byzak, HCEMBA '08, is the new Chief Government and External Affairs Officer for Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside. He will oversee the medical center's marketing, communications, government affairs and community engagement activities.

Dr. Sal Nadkarni, HCEMBA '14, and his thriving mobile med-spa business were recently featured on a CBS News segment.