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Brahm Wachter (MBA ’19), Sotheby’s VP Head of Streetwear, Talks About What’s Behind the Global Sneaker Phenomenon

Brahm Wachter (MBA ’19), talks about how he parlayed his love of sneakers into a career, what’s behind the huge global sports artifact secondary market, and how his own customized ‘sneaker resume’ helped land him a spot at NYU Stern—an achievement he considers one the best in his life. 

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John Paulson (BS ’78), President and Portfolio Manager of Paulson & Co., Joined Stern Professor Charlie Murphy (MBA ’74) for a Lively Conversation

On November 30, Stern welcomed John Paulson, president and portfolio manager of Paulson & Co., a private investment company, for a lively conversation with Professor Charlie Murphy.

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Michael Crawbuck (BS '20) Shares How Stern Network Helped Him Learn About the Entertainment Industry and Land a Job at NBCUniversal

Stern Network, the online platform launched in June 2020, was a welcome resource for Crawbuck who was trying to find his way into the entertainment industry.  

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New $4 Million Gift Creates Named Directorship for NYU Stern’s Endless Frontier Labs

A generous $4 million gift from an anonymous donor has yielded a named directorship for NYU Stern’s Endless Frontier Labs (EFL).

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Three recent Stern alumni share their experience at Masterworks, an art investment startup

A common interest in the confluence of art, fintech, and investment drew Ying Cao (BS ’19), Chan Kang (BS ’20), and Phil Severino (BS ’21) to employment at Masterworks, the first platform for investors to buy and sell shares of iconic artwork.

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Mark Shinder (BS ’95) Shares His Story of Reinvention and How NYU Stern Transformed His Life

Mark Shinder (BS ’95)
Chief Investment Officer, Northstar

Industry: Investment Management in the Funeral and Memorialization Industry

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A Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Fireside Chat Celebrates a Gift From Elizabeth Elting (MBA ’92)

On October 17, NYU Stern celebrated a generous space-naming gift from Elizabeth Elting (MBA ’92) with a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by a fireside chat co-hosted by the Stern Women in Business (SWIB) student club.

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Stern Alumni in the Bay Area Gathered for an Evening of Cocktails and Conversation with the Dean

On Thursday, September 15, the Stern Bay Area Alumni Group hosted an evening with Dean Raghu Sundaram and Stern Executive Board Member, Brett Rochkind (BS '98), for a conversation with Deepak Hegde, founding director of Stern's Endless Frontier Labs and director of the Berkley Center for Entrepreneu

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NYU Stern Philadelphia Alumni Group Hosts an Happy Hour with Professor Larry White

On Thursday, September 22, the Stern Philadelphia Alumni Group hosted a happy hour at Independence Beer Garden with special guest Larry White, professor of economics at NYU Stern. 


NYU Stern in India Alumni Group Hosts an Event with Sasha Mirchandani, Managing Director & Founder of KAE Capital and Co-Founder of Mumbai Angels

On Tuesday, August 9, the Chair of the NYU Stern in India Alumni Group, Sanjiv Anand (MBA ’85), discussed several topics with Sasha Mirchandani, managing director & founder of KAE Capital and co-founder of Mumbai Angels, including the Indian economy, VC trends, and his approach to investing.