The MARKETING AREA at the Ross School of Business
CONGRATULATES the Winners of the
2012-13 MBA STUDENTS AWARDS!

General Mills
Winner

Joseph & Nancy Keithley
Winners
Leo Burnett
Winners
GENERAL MILLS WINNERS
VICTORIA TORELLI
Vicky is originally from the Boston area and attended Colgate University for undergrad where she majored in Economics. Upon graduation, Vicky worked in litigation and economic consulting for a firm in Newton, MA and assisted expert witnesses in assessing damages related to various lawsuits. At Ross, Vicky has been pursuing a career in marketing and brand management and interned at General Mills working as an Associate Marketing Manager Intern on the Progresso brand. Following graduation, Vicky will be returning to Minneapolis, MN to work for General Mills.
JOSEPH & NANCY KEITHLEY AWARD WINNERS
MAYA BEN-ARI
Prior to entering the Ross MBA program, Maya completed her Bachelor and Masters degrees in Computer Science, worked for Microsoft, and co-founded two startups. At Ross, her interest in marketing drew her to courses in brand management and quantitative market research. Maya has also been an active member of the Frankel Commercialization Fund, where she’s helped advise startup companies on market research and validation. Last summer, Maya interned at Google as a product manager on Google+, where she worked to drive growth and engagement to the platform. After business school, Maya plans to return to Google as a full-time product manager.
ROSA SALAZAR FIGUEROA
Prior to coming to Ross, Rosa worked six years at an insurance company in Peru leading several initiatives to provide access to the bottom of the pyramid. While at Ross, she took several marketing electives that helped her redefine her focus, as a result her interest shifted to brand/product management in the B-to-B environment. This new focus led to a summer internship at Ecolab, a leading company in B-to-B marketing.
LEO BURNETT WINNERS
MARK NUNEZ
During his time at Ross Mark took a position as the Marketing director of a travel website based in Paris, France where he worked on international marketing and advertising campaigns. While at Ross, Mark was an active member of the Marketing Club and was elected the Vice President of the Part-Time Affairs of the Entertainment Media Club. He is a Part-Time and Zell Lurie student Ambassador and has contributed to the Yaffe Center Digital Resources Hub.
JAMEE PEARLSTEIN
Prior to attending Ross, Jamee worked in advertising in Chicago, specializing in digital marketing. She continued to pursue her passion for marketing at Michigan where she took several marketing electives, was a TA for the Marketing core class, participated in a marketing focused MAP consulting project and was elected an officer of the Ross Marketing Club. This past summer Jamee interned in brand management at Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati, OH. Upon graduation Jamee will join Kraft Foods in Chicago full-time as an Associate Brand Manager.