15th Annual Sigma Pi NYC Career Event

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Date: November 7–8, 2019

15th Annual Sigma Pi Career Event
scheduled for Thursday, November 7,
and Friday, November 8.

The program for this year is as follows:

Thursday, November 7

6:30–8:30 p.m.: Networking Dinner with Alumni
Cornell Club of New York
6 East 44th St., Madison and 5th Ave. (1 block to GC)

9:00 p.m.: Gathering with Young Alumni
Stout NY, Grand Central!
It’s centrally located for people who need to take trains afterward.

We are looking for alumni who would like to attend or
sponsor a student for dinner. The cost will be $100 per person.

If you cannot make the dinner, please consider
sponsoring a student.

Friday, November 8

Students will spend time with selected alumni
at various businesses in the NYC area.

We are looking for alumni who might be able to host students
in the following industries:

Investment Banking / Sales & Trading
Real Estate
Software engineering
Entrepreneurship/venture capital

For further information, please contact Adomas Hassan ’20: ah667@cornell.edu.

Who is attending dinner:

Jack Welch ’78
Donald Motschwiller ’80*
Stephen Pirozzi ’80
Jarett Wait ’80*
Ed Berlin ’81*
Dennis McNamara ’83*
Mike Vernick ’83
David Colville ’84*
Steven Decker ’85
Jeff Lewis ’85*
David Hogan ’86
Jeff Walwyn ’02*
Daniel Holzwanger ’09*
Felix Tabary ’14
Zachary Gilbert ’16
Andrew Joseph ’16
Charles Byrnes ’17
* denotes alumni hosting undergraduates

Career sessions with alumni currently include:

Donald Motschwiller ’80
First New York Securities (firstny.com)
First New York is an investment platform for proprietary in-house portfolio managers trading across most global asset classes and strategies
Will Host: up to 5 students at 10:30 a.m.

Barry Weiss ’81
Records LLC (SONYmusic.com)
American music executive and producer who is currently an executive with RECORDS, a label he co-founded.
Will Host: students on Thursday, December 7, at noon.

Frank Sposato ’84
Lazard (lazard.com)
Asset Management, Investor Relations
Will Host: up to 13 students from 2:00–3:30 p.m.

Jeff Lewis ’85
American Flag Footbal League (affl.com)
Entrepreneur in sports; start-up professional sports league playing flag-football all over the United States
Will host up to 10 students at 9:30 a.m.

Alan Riffkin ’88
Lazard (lazard.com)
Real estate investment banking
Will Host: up to 13 students from 12:30–2:00 p.m.

Giorgio Piccoli ’07
Americanflat (www.americanflat.com)
Americanflat is a premier seller of unique one-of-a-kind homewares, printed with the art of emerging artists.
Will Host: 10 students at 10:00 a.m.

Dan Holzwanger MD ’09
Weil Cornell Medical Center (weillcornell.org)
Medicine/Med Tech., interventional radiologist (Cornell): I do minimally invasive procedures using devices to treat tumors, vascular diseases, etc.
Will host 1–2 students TBD

Zach Zelikovic ’10
GFI Capital Hotel project development for GFI Capital, a leading developer of multifaceted hospitality real estate projects in NYC
Will host: 3–4 students in the morning

Brian Harwitt ’15
CoVenture (coventure.vc)
Discussion on venture capital and digital asset management
Will Host: up to 5 students at 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m.