This workshop will offer an overview of consulting, demonstrating how consultants create value for businesses and showcasing the kinds of early-career opportunities available for students interested in this industry. This workshop will also outline the key skills needed to succeed as a consultant and offer an introduction to the consulting recruitment process. Dean Prastacos will be joined by a group of consultants who will share their professional experience with students who attend. Scheduled panelists include:
- Michelle Moreira '17, senior consultant, Protiviti.
- Alexandra Masciana '17, senior consultant, EY.
- Scott Penqué Jr., director, PwC.
- George Serafin, senior managing director, FTI Consulting.
- Alison Maccarone, senior career advisor, Stevens.
About the presenter
Dean Gregory Prastacos’ private-sector experience includes consulting and advising to corporations and government agencies. He founded his own management consulting company, OMAS SA, which eventually merged with Deloitte.
About this series
The Stevens Academic Seminar Series is a joint effort by the university's three schools and one college, designed to further enrich the learning experiences of all students. Faculty-led lectures in the School of Business talks offer students valuable insights that present a practical complement to lessons and a primer on the kinds of skills employers expect new graduates to bring to the workplace.