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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

Even with his considerable experience in business, Koran's career aspirations and networking abilities were made much sharper through Marshall's undergraduate program. Being part of a community of such cultural diversity and academic rigor has given him invaluable insight into the world of business. He hopes to one day use his experiences to eventually become a motivational speaker, though he currently works in human resources at Intel in Phoenix.