Department of Business Communication Guest Speakers
Each semester, we host a number of distinguished academic and business professionals on campus. Our guest speakers regularly provide experienced-based wisdom and guidance for enrolled students, alumni, and the USC community at-large.
We frequently invite prominent figures to participate in our Expert Speaker Series, where the events usually take place in the evening, or to appear one of our many communication courses.
Some of our past guests include:
Public Relations Director of Japan External Trade Organization, Los Angeles
Chief Financial Officer of News Corp
Account Executive at Google
Publisher with the Seattle Times
Mayor of El Segundo, California, Entrepreneur and Marshall MBA alumnus
Visual Storyteller and former Systems Engineer at Apple
Chairman of The World is Just a Book Away (WIJABA)
Founder, CEO, and Chief Beer Taster of Hand & Malt Beer (Seoul, Korea)
Chief Operating Officer of Etsy
Senior Partner, Leader of the Global Organization Practice at McKinsey & Company
Senior Lecturer and Director of WRAP at MIT
CEO of Charlotte Russe and former President of Old Navy
President of Don Mischer Productions
Co-founder and Partner at SparkLabs Group
Director, Satellite Systems at The Boeing Company
Vice President of Product at Live Nation Entertainment
President, Influencer Management at Sway Group
former CEO of Mattel, Inc.
Entrepreneur and Award-Winning Author of "Dream Teams"
Founder and CEO, The Bouqs Company
Chief Operating Officer of the Pac-12 Conference
American Writer and Editor