15th annual “Chat with the Executive Day”

The Fifteenth Annual “Chat with the Executive Day” will be held at the SNU School of Business on Friday, November 12, 2004. The Royce Brown Business building will be the site of the event that provides the opportunity for business executives from around the country to share their experiences with current students.

Bridging the gap between academia and the “real world” is the mission of “Chat Day”. All of the guests are distinguished alumni of the business program of Southern Nazarene University.

This year's speaker lineup includes the following:

Roger Smith, Chief Technology Officer, Truelogic, Inc., Plano, TX

Lauri Johnston, Project Manager, Ernst & Young, Ardmore, OK.

Corey Hernandez, President, Corbanc, Inc., Kansas City, MO.

Ron Comingdeer, Attorney at Law, Comingdeer, Lee & Gooch, Oklahoma City, OK.

Tom Frazier, Grad School, Wharton School- Univ. of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

Jeff Jantz, Select Agent - State Farm, Oklahoma City, OK.

According to Prof. Cindy Powell, Chair of School of Business, “This outstanding group of executives will bring a wealth of real world experience for our student’s educational growth.”

Sessions will be held at 8 am, 9 am and 11 am. All sessions are open to the public.

Senior Darko Naumoski stated, “I have benefited greatly from the past ‘Chat with the Executive Days.’ I am really looking forward to the great lineup this year.”

Dr. Larry Mills, Professor of Management, commented, “No finer opportunity exists for our students to borrow from the pool of life experiences than this Chat Day occurrence. This group of executives have a fabulous mix of successes.”

For further event information, contact Professor Cindy Powell at 491.6677.