USC Upstate hosts 1st Wells Fargo Student Engagement event

February 14, 2013 at 12:49 pm

The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics and the University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation will host the 1st Wells Fargo Student Engagement breakfast on Friday, Feb. 22 at 8 a.m.

“This is a tremendous opportunity for our business students to engage in a one-on-one environment with top local business experts,” said Dr. Frank Rudisill, interim dean of the Johnson College of Business and Economics at USC Upstate. “The business experts will share their knowledge and experiences on how to merge into the career force.”

The 1st Wells Fargo Student Engagement event will feature seven table topics, including marketing, human resources, accounting, entrepreneurial, non-profit, management and finance/banking. The following companies will participate: McAbee, Talbert, Halliday; Gosnell, Mernard & Brooks; Roebuck Advertising; Chapman Cultural Center; City of Spartanburg; Scan Source; QS1;  Spartanburg County; Prices for Men; Kathy Dunleavy; Mobile Meals of Spartanburg; Wells Fargo; Hubbell; Milliken; Johnson Development; Longleaf Holding; Atchison Transportation; and Century 21 Real Estate.

For more information, please contact Bea Walters Smith, director of development and foundation scholarships at USC Upstate, at (864) 503-5235 or