Event Roundup: September 2018

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Psst..Some great (and free) events in September that you shouldn’t miss out on!

Microsoft MBA Sales and MACH Workshop

Friday, September 21, 2-5pm

200 E Randolph St Ste 200

Learn about consultative sales roles at Microsoft from current employees. RSVP here.

KMG Fall Kickoff

Tuesday, September 25, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

DePaul Loop Campus DPC 7900 (Coleman Center)

Join us to kick off the new school year with free food and drinks.

Make more Kellstadt connections, meet DePaul’s marketing faculty, learn about what we do, and enjoy discounted ELITE membership prices. RSVP here.

Chicago Sales Leadership Community Breakfast

Friday, September 28, 7:30-9 a.m. 

DePaul Center, Center for Sales Leadership
Come for a panel discussion on changes in customer decision-making teams. This event will be followed by networking. RSVP here.

Marketing Leaders Community - Journeys in MS Marketing

Friday, September 28, 5:30-7:30 p.m. 

DePaul Center, Room 8005

Calling all MS Marketing students: want to learn more about what doors your degree can help unlock in your future? This free event, organized by Professor Roger Lall, can help you find the key. Panelists include former KMG president Anna Gong, Kate Stevenson, Nathan Chamberlain, and Jordan Tate.  RSVP here.

April 28th: 10th Annual Kellstadt Marketing Symposium

ONE WEEK AWAY. The 10th Annual Kellstadt Marketing Symposium (April 28th) is a graduate business conference featuring an amazing line-up of speakers, panel discussions, networking sessions and more! Join us as we celebrate a DECADE of learning, leadership, and community here at DePaul University. You will have a unique opportunity to learn from business leaders at Amazon, IRI, JPMorgan Chase, Walgreens, Nielsen, Starcom, Nuveen and more! Don't miss out.

Limited # of tickets still available at www.kellstadtmarketing.com/symposium


Feb 26 - Chipotle Fundraiser (10 E Jackson)

Join us! On February 26th 4-8pm, we're holding a special fundraising event. 

If you make a purchase at CHIPOTLE (10 E. Jackson), 50% of proceeds will go directly to DePaul!

So dash across the street to grab a burrito before class, or meet with friends to taco 'bout your group project.  

Just flash the cashier the below flyer. 

Go ahead and get the guac -- it's for a good cause! 


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