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Featured Updates

Pepperdine Graziadio 50th Anniversary Celebration with Steve Wozniak

Graziadio Hosts Historic 50th Anniversary Celebration

On April 2, the Graziadio School hosted Industry 4.0: The Future of Humanity in the Smart Machine Age, bringing together influential thought leaders to engage in a discussion around the future of business.

Give2Pepp

Give2Pepp Alumni Competition

The Graziadio School took first place during Pepperdine's University-wide alumni competition for Give2Pepp, receiving a $30,000 bonus for student scholarships! Thank you for your support and to all who graciously donated.

Upcoming Events

Alumni at non profit mixer event

Graziadio Night Out: OC Edition

Irvine, CA | May 30 | 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Celebrate summer with fellow Graziadio alumni! Connect with fellow alumni at this alumni-owned independent brewery and tour the small-batch production facility. George Hadjis (MBA'85), President, Oggi’s Sports Brewhouse Pizza (Left Coast Brewery) will be on hand to provide a short tour and insight on his business career.

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Panel discussion at executive event

Alumni Executive Leadership Series

Foster City, CA |  June 20 | 6:00 - 8:00 PM

The Graziadio Alumni Network, and the Center for Women in Leadership present the inaugural Alumni Executive Leadership Series featuring Robin Washington, EMBA '95, Chief Financial Officer, Gilead Sciences, Inc. and Bernice Ledbetter, EdD, Dean of Students and Alumni Affairs and Director, Center for Women in Leadership. The Keynote Conversation will explore The Future of Leadership: Skills for the 21st Century.

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Class Notes

Jonathan Tan EMBA alumnus

Jonathan Tan & Mark Scholnick, MBA '14

Jonathan Tan and Mark Scholnick, who met in EMBA 95S, founded a new aftermarket parts business that leverages technology and process innovation to serve grocery stores and convenience stores. SimplySourceful takes a customer-first approach to improve...

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Daniel Schainen, MSML ‘18

Daniel Schainen, MSML ‘18

Daniel Schainen is the Branded Marketing, Strategic Account Manager for Carivino, a lifestyle brand catering to wine enthusiasts around the world. Carivino developed an outdoor wine bottle with glasses nested inside. Their patent-pending product allows people to...

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In the News

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New Online and Executive MBA Rankings

Pepperdine Graziadio Business School ranks No. 12 in Global Online MBA and No. 19 in Global Executive MBA in the CEO Magazine 2019 Global MBA Rankings.

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2019 George Awards recipients

Graziadio Presents Honors at George Awards

The Graziadio School announced the winners of the 11th Annual George Awards, which recognizes outstanding members from the Graziadio community.

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50th anniversary scholarship winners

50th Anniversary Scholarship

Graziadio awarded $200K of $50K scholarships at Industry 4.0 in honor of our 50th Anniversary. Josh Taub (MBA '99), Activision COO, was on-stage as Angela Park from Activision was awarded her scholarship!

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