The College of Business is a globally-oriented business school with alumni all over the world. I want to take this opportunity to welcome graduates, current students, and friends to connect with us. Our aim is to reunite alumni, students, and faculty members of the six departments under the College of Business.
We hope to encourage you, our valued alumni and friends, to take a look at your achievements and your network. Our editor has spoken to some of you about your CB journey and challenges at work. These inspiring stories are presented in this issue.
I hope that these featured stories can RE-ignite your passion.
Timothy Wong Doctor of Business Administration Candidate
Youngest DBA Student
At 20 years of age, he founded his first event production company; at 22 years of age, he owned five different, yet inter-related, companies; and now at 28, he is studying in the DBA program at City University of Hong Kong (CityU). His name is Timothy Wong (Tim), the youngest Doctor... [ Full Story ]
Alexander Choy BBA in China Business '09
“Love what you Hate”
After 2 years of Associate Degree study at HKU and 3 years of Bachelor’s study at CityU, Alex Choy entered the work force 3 years ago. He thought he would find a job of interest, related to China Business, but the “door” was not yet open.
“When God closes a door, somewhere [else] He opens a window.” This “window” was something Alex never thought of going into--- a professional sales position in China Mobile (Hong Kong)... [ Full Story ]
Kelly Zhang Master of Science in Marketing '10
Impact of Hong Kong
“My time in Hong Kong was short, but the experience was an important turning point in my life. It opened up my mind and changed my thoughts. My study at the College of Business gave me more courage and confidence. Life in Hong Kong let me experience a different culture and learn about the differences among people. I became more open-minded and interested in listening to others... [ Full Story ]