JWU College of Business

Tricks of the Trade: Some Advice from Successful Business Alumni

What happens after graduation? That was the opening question (and the question on every student’s mind) at the College of Business Alumni Leaders panel. It was a loaded question for so early in the morning, but it was the perfect way to kick off Alumni Leaders on Campus Day.

Topics: Providence Alumni Business

Business, Hospitality + Culinary Alums Talk Power of JWU’s Network

More than 20 years later, three JWU alumni find themselves working together on a multibillion-dollar development in Baltimore, Maryland for the new Under Armour campus. Marc Weller ’95, president of Sagamore Development Company, LLC, and David Andrew ’93, senior vice president at Marsh & McLennan Companies, have been great friends since their time at Johnson & Wales University. When Weller learned Andrew’s company, and fellow JWU alumnus Luke Ostrom ’97, partner and proprietor of NoHo Hospitality Group, submitted bids for this project, he knew he’d be working with passionate, dedicated and smart businessmen.

Get to know Weller, Andrew and Ostrom in this video and how the power of the JWU network brought them together for this professional partnership.

Topics: Hospitality Culinary Arts Alumni Business