Michigan Ross School of Business | Groups

Dear Recruiters and Entertainment + Media Company Representatives,

 

Welcome to the website of the Ross Entertainment + Media Club, a club for current MBA and BBA students and alumni of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business interested in business careers in entertainment and media.

 

The club's mission is to facilitate the professional recruiting process by acting as a liaison between club members and entertainment and media-related companies seeking top business talent. We welcome your interest and are pleased to let you know about the valuable resource the Ross Entertainment + Media Club provides to employers such as yours. We hope to learn more about how the club can best serve your recruiting needs.

 

If you are interested in partnering with the club, please feel free to reach out to us at entertainmentandmedia@umich.edu.

 

If you would like instructions on posting a job listing on the Ross Office of Career Development's job database, please CLICK HERE.

 

The club's resume book is also available on request.

 

Sincerely,

 

The Ross Entertainment + Media Club Board

 


 

The following success stories reflect the accomplishments of Ross MBA and BBA currently working in the media industry:

 

Alan Guno (MBA 1993) is currently an executive director of finance for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. His group controls the finance and planning functions for Disney films in the U.S. and Canada.

 

Michael Corcoran (MBA 2004) currently works in corporate development at Sony Pictures Entertainment, where he coordinates studio-wide strategic planning activities, including mergers and acquisitions. His projects have included the evaluation of a potential virtual world website acquisition, and the development of a new TV and internet video-on-demand product.

 

Kevin Tsuchida (MBA 2007) currently works as a product manager with Amazon.com MP3, the company's downloadable music service. His responsibilities include pricing, sponsor advertising and linking strategy, and partner relationship management.

 

Julie Souza (BBA alum) serves as the general manager of CSTV.com, the digital portal for CBS CSTV Networks, Inc. As such, she is responsible for the site's overall business strategy, including revenue growth, audience targeting, and user experience enhancement.

 

Dane Matthews (MBA 2006) serves as the assistant director of marketing for Bally's Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. His team is responsible for all property strategic marketing decisions.

 

Stephanie Atlas Bohn (BBA 1998) currently works at WB Digital Distribution. She oversees worldwide marketing for the studio's new release film slate across emerging distribution platforms including digital cable, satellite, iTunes, video game consoles and mobile devices.  Stephanie also runs business development and marketing for WB's slate of original and third party distributed iPhone apps.  Stephanie was also one of the original founders of Ross’ Entertainment Media Club. 

 

 

Mark Waterston (MBA 2007) is the manager of business development for Deluxe Digital Cinema, where he identifies strategies for optimizing company processes and analyzes new business ventures.