Date & Time 
Monday, February 24, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Event Location 
Claeys Lounge, Saint Mary’s College Campus
Event Description 

The School of Economics and Business Administration is excited to present the Executive Speaker Series Event

Beyond the Basics: What employers really need in an 
era of globalization and rapid change 

In this era of globalization and rapid change what does it really take to impress your prospective employers? How can you skillfully navigate today’s working environment and develop a successful career that aligns with your values, interests and passions? Join us to hear from a leading executive on what it takes to be effective and successful in finding your dream jobs and to grow your careers in today’s challenging global work environment!

Keynote Presenter:
Paul GaffneyPaul Gaffney is the President and CEO of After I Go, a seed-stage venture providing peace of mind through software for estate planning and managing your legacy. Paul has more than 25 years of experience in consumer services, retailing, and software. Most recently he was President and CEO of AAA in Northern California, Nevada, and Utah, a 112-year old auto club that provides services to over 4 million members. He has held executive positions at Charles Schwab, Staples, and Office Depot where he brought internet technology to consumer financial services and to traditional retailing. Paul has been an early-stage executive at two start-ups: initial CEO of Website Pros, now and Chief Operating Officer of Desktone, recently acquired by VMWare. He is an independent board member of eXperticity, an innovative provider of expertise development for retail sales professionals and the brands they represent. In 2007, Paul was inducted by CIO magazine into the CIO Hall of Fame for significant contributions to and profound influence on the IT discipline. He is a 2009 Henry Crown Fellow and Moderator at the Aspen Institute. He earned an AB in computer Science from Harvard College, is pursuing a masters in Psychology at Harvard, and lives in Diablo, California with his wife Kate. Their two children are in college.
RSVP NowDate: Monday, February 24, 2014
Location: Claeys Lounge, Soda Activity Center
1928 St. Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94556
Time: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. – Registration 
5:15 p.m. – Welcome, Introductions and Keynote Presentation
6 p.m. – Q&A Session
6:15 p.m. – Networking Reception
Free for Saint Mary’s Current & Prospective Students I $20 for Saint Mary’s Alumni I $30 for Guests 
Event Contact 

Questions? Contact Rachel Wood

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