Laura Persky

Laura Persky

Program Director, Community Management and Business Leadership, School of Business

laura.persky@mville.edu
(914) 323-5188

About Me

Laura Persky is the Director of Graduate Programs for Business Leadership, Finance, Human Resources & Organizational Effectiveness, International Management and Marketing Communications Management. Laura worked in the consumer product and service industry for 15 years helping to raise awareness of and grow several major brands including NationsBank, Playtex Baby Bottles, Cadbury-Schweppes, Pepsi-Cola, EVERLAST Sports Drink, Northern Bathroom Tissue and Revlon ColorStay Cosmetics. She worked in brand management and advertising, providing strategic and tactical leadership in many aspects of the marketing process.

She successfully hired and developed young marketers and future leaders in every position she held.  In order to focus more on the teaching and coaching, she moved over to Higher Education.  Laura has taught classes on site and online. Laura has an MBA from NYU Stern Business School which she attended part time while working at a full time job.  She understands the challenges that students face and will help them find balance and earn a degree at the same time.