Apple 2 Apple - MBA Alumna's Path to Apple

Friday, October 14, 2022
Event Time 05:30 p.m. - 06:30 p.m. PT
Cost FREE - RSVP Required
Location Hybrid Event: Join on Zoom or at SF State Downtown Campus
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Fun Friday Lam Family College of Business

This event is designed for graduate business students and alumni from our graduate business programs.

Topic:  Apple 2 Apple - MBA Alumna's Path to Apple

Come listen to the experiences and stories from Apple Tsai, a recent MBA alumna, about the opportunities and challenges she faced on her career journey to Apple.

Apple has 13 years of integrated marketing experience. She previously held roles in brand marketing and marketing consulting until she found her marketing specialization in Partner Marketing. Apple spent 9 years managing partner marketing in major companies like Salesforce, LinkedIn and Amazon Web Services, where she supported their respective global channel and partner ecosystems. In her current role as Worldwide Channel Marketing Manager for Apple, she leads the development and implementation of a channel program framework that supports Apple Education business worldwide. She supports channel partners as they help educators learn how to use Apple products in their teaching practice.

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Apple C. Tsai (MBA, '16)
Channel Marketing Manager
Apple Education


Event Location: Hybrid

  • In-Person: Room 506, SFSU Downtown Campus (DTC) at 160 Spear Street. Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be available for in-person audience. RSVP required by October 13 at 5 p.m.
  • Virtual: Join Zoom Meeting at  Meeting ID: 833 794 6110 

Event Topics include:

  • What it took to get to Apple

  • Partner Marketing 101 – What is it?

  • Current role as Channel Marketing Manager at Apple – What does this job entail?

  • How the MBA program at SF State prepared Apple for her current role

  • Advice and tips for your own job search

  • Q&A

The Lam Family College of Business welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. If you would like reasonable accommodations for this event, please contact Lutfus Sayeed at as soon as possible so your request may be reviewed.