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Career Up Now:

Atlanta, Georgia
April 19, 2018

The Empire City of the South

Atlanta is a major hub of successful companies. From being home to arguably the busiest airport in the country, to the incredible sports teams, and the diverse music industry, Atlanta is the place to be. 

Career Up Now Atlanta entails a Thursday and Friday dedicated to expanding the mind, professional networks, and souls with some of the best and brightest entertainment leaders, tech entrepreneurs and business leaders. Our select cohort of participants will develop their professional networking skills and advance their careers through a Jewish lens.

CAREER UP NOW: ATLANTA
NETWORK OF INDUSTRY LEADERS

 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Mark Silberman

Refrigiwear

Principal

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Adam Hirsch

Goza Tequila

Managing Partner, Creative Director

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MARKETING, MUSIC & MEDIA

Andy Kahn

SixthMan Entertainment

Artist Relations Coordinator

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Mamie Dayan

The Home Depot

Senior Manager

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Russell Gottschalk

Atlanta Jewish Music Festival

Director & Founder

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Brittany Jurick

Def Jam Recordings

Southeast Promotion Manager

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NON-PROFIT

Elana Frank

Jewish Fertility Foundation

Executive Director & Founder

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Ana Robbins

Jewish Kids Groups

Founder & Executive Director

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Rachel Wasserman

Jewish Women's Fund of Atlanta

Executive Director

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Ariel Frechtman

Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta

Director of Community Engagement

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Jordan Tritt

Panther Opportunity Fund

Principal

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FINANCE/ VENTURE CAPITAL

Randy Gold

AGH

Past President, Chairman

*Also Founder of J-Screen*

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HEALTHCARE

Amy Himmelstein Strauss

Navigant

Managing Consultant

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LEGAL

Larry Feldman

Feldman Law Offices

Principal

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SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Marissa Baron

US Dept. of Health and Human Services

Social Science Research Analyst

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Alex Kalish

Amazon

Transportation Services

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Emerging Leadership

Melissa Harari

Emory University

B.B.A. Student

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Benjamin Sigel

Emory University

B.B.A. Student

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Maggie Halickman

Emory University

B.B.A. Student

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Emily Goldner

Emory University

Media Studies Student

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IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

The Joyce and Ramie Tritt Family Foundation

 

Mark Silberman

ITINERARY*

Thursday

4/19

Friday

4/20

6-6:45pm Mingling & Heavy Hors d'oeuvres 

6:45-7:10 Introductions

7:10-7:30 Panel

7:30-8:30 Small Group Break Off Sessions

8:30-8:45 Closing

8:45 pm Depart

*1:30pm Local Business Tour

7:00pm Shabbat Dinner at Industry Leader's Home

Laura Denick

Emory University

Pre-Business

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* Subject to change