Representatives of major corporations will serve as corporate advisors for the program. These advisors will provide strategic advice and guidance regarding the program’s learning objectives and curriculum, participate in classes by delivering guest lecturers, and provide capstone analytics consulting projects.  Classroom and corporate provided projects will be geared toward business intelligence, business data analysis techniques, business decision-making, and focused on real-world opportunities with the potential for high economic returns and market impacts.

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As a company, Altria strives to be as dynamic and versatile as the world in which they operate.

Altria will serve on CBIA’s advisory panel and will provide strategic advice and guidance regarding the MSBA-BA program’s learning objectives and curriculum, participate in classes by providing guest lecturers, sponsor a 10-month, analytics consulting project, and provide important financial support to the program.

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These slogans, along with our vision statement of becoming a 100 year company that is a great place to work and a great place to do business, are why we love our family business. We are a values driven with the core ones being friendliness, community, compassion, care, and integrity.

For over 40 years, we have done our best to define excellence as a dealer with our award winning sales & customer service. The Beyer family is a deep part of the fabric of Volvo in the United States and are looking to achieve the same for Land Rover, Kia, Subaru, and Volkswagen.

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Carilion Clinic is a not–for–profit health care organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through their comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, they work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of the region, they also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help their community stay healthy, and inspire the region to grow stronger.  They are committed to a common purpose of better patient care, better community health, and lower cost.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise logo

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is an industry leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive and more secure.

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Our values as IBMers shape everything we do, every choice we make on behalf of this company. Having a shared set of values helps us make decisions and, in the process, makes our company great. But their real influence occurs when we apply these values to our personal work and our interactions with one another and the wider world. IBMers determined that our actions will be driven by these values:

  • Dedication to every client’s success
  • Innovation that matters, for our company and for the world
  • Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships