Lessons from Silicon Valley | Kent State University

Lessons from Silicon Valley

Room 312/314 Franklin Hall

Advertising alumna Brianne Kimmel, '11, will present a special talk for students prior to accepting the School of Journalism and Mass Communication's Fast-Track Award. The award is given annually to a young alumnus for early and significant career achievements. 

Brianne will present "Lessons from Silicon Valley," discussing her journey making a career in tech, entrepreneurship and marketing in San Francisco. She currently works for Zendesk, a customer service software company that serves start-ups like Uber and Airbnb. She has recently presented talks about technology and entrepreneurship in Paris and Vienna. She spent her first four years after graduation working in Sydney, Australia. 

Open to all students. Snacks will be provided.