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Monfort Executive Professor Speaker: J. K. Joung
Start Date: 11/11/2013Start Time: 12:20 PM
End Date: 11/11/2013End Time: 1:10 PM

Event Description:
Presentation: "The Cultural Challenges for Going Global"

As former Deputy General Manager for International and Corporate Business Development for Samsung Life Insurance in Seoul, South Korea, one of the largest life insurers in the world, J.K. Joung recently served as lead negotiator with one of the leading Chinese banks in the process of creating a joint life insurance venture.

He also worked with Nationwide Insurance from 2003-2008 as Assistant Vice President and senior Consultant for Strategy and Capital Management. Before founding the internet start-up IVYEDIT, INC. in 2002, Joung analyzed East Asian markets for Marvis Zonis + Associates in Chicago.

Joung has accepted the position of Senior Executive in Residence for the Monfort College of Business for the 2013-2014 academic year. He will be teaching and guest lecturing in a variety of classes, as well as participating in community involvement. Joung earned his Master of Business Administration and Master of Arts in International Relations at the University of Chicago and his Bachelor of Arts in Government from St. Mary's College. He has studied, worked or lived in 10 countries, including China, India and Indonesia.
Location Information:
UNC Campus - Kepner Hall
Contact Information:
Name: Janie Voris
Phone: 970-351-2766
Room #/Name
Milne Auditorium (Room 2050)
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