Alumni

Mia Kyricos '03
SHA BusinessFeed

Mia Kyricos, Hyatt’s global head of well-being, receives Cornell award

Mia Kyricos, MMH ’03, senior VP and global head of well-being at Hyatt Hotels Corporation, received the 2019 Cornell MMH Outstanding Alumna of the Year.

portrait of Glyph cofounders Pranav Sachdev and Alan Lau
Enterprise

Glyph: Pure, minimalist fashion

Cornell Tech MBA grads and minimalist fashion entrepreneurs Pranav Sachdev and Alan Lau founded Glyph digitally knit, vegan, and recyclable shoes.

portrait of Miku Jha next to a photo of AgShift's Hydra analyzer
Enterprise

Technology Meets the Eye

Miku Jha’s company, AgShift, created the world’s first autonomous food inspection system using deep learning and machine vision technologies.

photo of Hilary Lashley Renison standing and leaning between middle-school-aged children who are sitting at a table and looking at a computer monitor, looking at and pointing to the screen
Enterprise

Full STEAM Ahead

Hilary Lashley Renison’s startup, Tinker & Fiddle, encourages children to learn and apply technology at the intersection of culinary arts, music, fashion, and gaming.

portrait of Alaa Halawa
Enterprise

Investing for good

Mubadala Ventures investor Alaa Halawa focuses on early-growth, deep-tech life science companies that are disrupting traditional industries.

illustration of an ear listening to ideas as represented by lightbulbs
Enterprise

Listen Up: Podcasts go mainstream

Podcast producers are finding listeners who crave a longer-form media experience and the informal conversation format that podcasts offer.

portrait of Scott Yewell standing in front of a brick wall
Enterprise

Startup Snapshot: Intentionally Inventive

Scott Yewell’s startup, Purpose Built Software, builds time-saving and efficient custom applications for companies.

Maggie Chan Jones,MBA ’09, founder and CEO of Tenshey, seated in a red chair at a white table
Enterprise

Profile in Leadership: Maggie Chan Jones, MBA ’09, founder and CEO of Tenshey

Former SAP CMO Maggie Chan Jones launched executive coaching firm Tenshey to advance gender diversity and leadership development.

Zawadi Bryant speaking with real estate agent and entrepreneur Lily Jang at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Series event in Houston on March 5, 2019.
Enterprise

Startup Snapshot: Growing Up Fast

Zawadi Bryant fostered a culture “to think not like just a single location, but more like a network” as co-founder of NightLight Pediatric Urgent Care.