Cottrell MBA Graduate Speaks at Leadership Conference

Jesse JordanJesse Jordan, a 2012 graduate of UNG’s Cottrell MBA program, will speak today at the GOLD (Great Opportunities for Leadership Development) Conference in Dahlonega.

This is the sixth year the Conference has been organized by students in the Leadership in Business class. GOLD Conference is designed to give students an opportunity to meet successful executives and to learn from their experiences as they plan their own career paths.

Jesse Jordan is a Senior Manager in Enterprise Sales at CareerBuilder, LLC. He is responsible for leading a team of account executives to grow a $5 million book of business by 25% year over year. In addition to his Cottrell MBA, Jesse holds a BBA from The University of Georgia. He has worked with such Fortune 100 companies as Hewlett Packard and Merrill Lynch and will speak on how to handle leadership challenges while still helping others to maximize their potential and reach their goals.

Jesse joins these other distinguished speakers:

  • Richard E. Steele, Jr., Chief Development Officer, Hunter Technical Resources
  • MG William Nesbitt, Major General, United States Army
  • Charles E. “Gus” Whalen, Jr., Chairman, The Warren Featherbone Company

More information on each speaker is available on the GOLD Conference website. GOLD Conference is sponsored by Georgia Power Foundation.

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