Alumni Notes: August 2019

By: Sarah Schupp, 
Tue, 08/27/2019

Graduates of its undergraduate and Ph.D. programs in the Department of Economics have had an impact not only on economics but also on a wide range of industries around the world.  We are always interested in hearing from our alumni and look forward to sharing your successes. To submit a class note and read more about interacting with current economics students, please visit our Alumni page.

Class of 1995
Dave Beck

Portrait of Dave Beck '95

Dave is enjoying life in the New York City area managing procurement for a rising beverage startup called BODYARMOR. After earning an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management in 2011, his current role builds on a 20+ year career in consumer products with experience in sports marketing to lead strategic sourcing for this leading sports drink brand.

How has your Arts & Sciences Economics degree impacted your life?

"I use my Economics background daily, assessing market opportunities in ingredients and packaging materials while managing our supplier pricing and bottom line cost structure."

Two people walking on a stone bridge over Cascadilla gorge during the fall