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Marshall Voices

Voices of the Marshall Community

As Cuban immigrants, my parents opened Porto's Bakery & Cafe in 1976. Back then it was a simple mom-and-pop business...
As the Executive Officer onboard the Virginia-class submarine USS CALIFORNIA SSN-781, I am faced with new leadership challenges daily.
It took me a few years to find USC, but when I did, I found my home. Just days ago, I sent in my final student loan payment.
I was a poor kid. I was able to attend USC only because of the academic scholarship I received. I felt very grateful for...
I was confident that I had the best business model and that I would work it until 16 Handles was No. 1 in the East Village.

Marshall Profiles

Marshall Community profiles

Ph.D. in Statistics
Ph.D. in Marketing
Ph.D. in Finance and Business Economics
Ph.D. in Accounting
Senior Director (Value Chain Management & Field Service) at Oracle

Marshall Spotlight

The exposure to different aspects of business culturally, professionally, and practically that Veronica received at Marshall has been invaluable to her position in the finance leadership development program at Raytheon. As an active community leader at Marshall and in extracurricular activities outside of class, she has earned a unique perspective on leadership in global company culture and hopes to use that knowledge to improve her company's international outlook.