The Nazarian College created the Younes Nazarian Distinguished Speaker Series to bring high-level speakers to campus to inspire our students and alumni.
Speakers planned for 2023-24 include Eric Chan, CFO for the LA Clippers, and Marty Chavez, vice chairman and partner of Sixth Street Partners.
Past speakers have included Ramesh Damani, chairman of Avenue Supermarts; Henry Cisneros, former Secretary of HUD in the Clinton Administration; Jane Wurwand, founder of Dermalogica, the largest professional skincare brand in the world; Steve Rabuchin, Vice President for Amazon Alexa Voice Services and Alexa Skills; Michael Grillo, award-winning film producer; Michael Kramer, CEO and founding partner of Ducera Partners; Bruce Gersh, President of People, People En Español and Entertainment Weekly; and Paul Dali, former GM of Apple. Rabuchin, Grillo, Kramer, Gersh and Dali are alumni of the Nazarian College.
Bruce Gersh, Louis Santor, Wendy & David Knoller
Paul Dali '67, Former GM, Apple
Bruce Gersh '91, President of People, People En Español and Entertainment Weekly
Michael Kramer '90, CEO & Founding Partner, Ducera Partners
Michael Grillo '71, Executive Producer
Steve Rabuchin '85, VP of Amazon Alexa
Jane Wurwand, Founder of Dermalogica
Henry Cisneros, former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Clinton Administration