After a week of business visits, Cohort 8 students visited Warwick Winery, their final stop on their business tour of South Africa. A tour of Warwick Winery was actually suggested by student Raul Herrera, who is the general manager at Jiko at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. “We carry the Warwick Winery label at Jiko,” said [...]
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Members of Cohort 8 from Stetson University’s Executive MBA program visited wholesaler SPAR Western Cape for their second business tour of the day, June 23. The executives who guided the students through SPAR were Solly Engelbrecht, distribution director; Brenton van Breda, finance director; and John Warren, IT director. “The entire SPAR company was gracious during [...]
After a huge birthday dinner for student Raul Herrera last night at Balthazar, the cohort went back to work this morning, starting today’s business visits off at Investec. Investec, one of South Africa’s leading private banks, hosted Cohort 8 students this morning, led by Hugh Herman, the chairman of Investec Group, and Steve Watson, partner [...]
Today, members of Stetson Executive MBA’s Cohort 8 went to Pilanesburg on a safari. The cohort’s guide, Gunther, acclimated the students to the region and all the interesting aspects of the volcano that has now collapsed and created one of the most natural habitats in the world, featuring thousands of the rarest species. “We were [...]