Albers School of Business and Economics

Mentors

Mike Byrd

Regional Customer Manager
Diamond Foods

Company Description

Consumer Package Good

Job Description

Sales and Marketing position which requires strong decision making and problem solving skills with a sense of urgency and deadline oriented. Working with costumers to develop marketing and ad programs that both reflect the retailers and Diamond Foods ROI and marketing goals.

Employment History

Sales and Marketing position which requires strong decision making and problem solving skills with a sense of urgency and deadline oriented. Working with costumers to develop marketing and ad programs that both reflect the retailers and Diamond Foods ROI and marketing goals.

Education

BBA Marketing from University of Phoenix

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

To have open dialogue to help students understand real world examples of the business world and CPG companies. My objective is to help out students with what they think is important for them to get employment and a career they enjoy.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

At Starbucks or on campus. I work from home and do not have an office.

Additional Information

I have been in the Food industry my entire working life in some capacity. I enjoy my job and it is constantly changing and evolving. When I worked at Kraft Foods I participated in all the job fairs and truly enjoy Seattle U.