Vishal Ved, Founder & CEO, Rolling Authors
Success is not the absence of failure it is the courage to persevere through setbacks and emerge stronger than ever," this maxim truly reflects the journey of Vishal Ved, Founder & CEO of Rolling Authors. An aerospace engineer by education, Vishal is a visionary entrepreneur. From inventing mind blowing tech products like self-cooling mobile cases & timer chargers for smartphones to exploring entrepreneurial ventures in the patent licensing industry, Vishal's path was filled with several hindrances, majorly funds. Toward the end of his quest for a business that doesn't require funds, he ended up in the writing world. Inspired by the literary legend JK Rowling and captivated by the fusion of creativity in Avatar the movie, he embarked on a writing career. With his debut novel, Tomarkus, and the Betrayed Planet, Vishal engaged readers across India, receiving acclaim and igniting the spark that would drive his mission. As aspiring authors sought his guidance, he recognized the need for reliable and quality services in the publishing realm.
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Top 10 Alumni Leaders from University of California, Berkeley - 2023
Alumni Leaders from University of California, Berkeley Building Bonds and Creating Opportunities
Alumni leadership: Alumni Leaders often give guest lectures for students and deliver graduation addresses, host seminars or chair panel discussions, sponsor new initiatives and get involved with alumni events. Alumni serve many valuable roles, such as helping to build and grow an institution's brand through word-of-mouth marketing. Positive posts on social media can create buzz and increase application rates. Colleges also rely on alumni to provide mentoring, internships, and career opportunities to students and fundraising.
"A network of alumni that spans the globe"
The University of California Berkeley: The University of California, Berkeley is a public land grant research university in Berkeley, California. It was established in 1868 as the University of California and is the state's first land-grant university and the founding campus of the University of California system. A founding member of the Association of American Universities, Berkeley hosts research institutes dedicated to science, engineering, and mathematics. The university founded and maintains relationships with three national laboratories at Berkeley, Livermore and Los Alamos, and played a role in the Manhattan Project and the discovery of 16 chemical elements. Berkeley's athletic teams, which compete as the California Golden Bears primarily in the Pac-12 Conference, have won 107 national championships, and its students and alumni have won 223 Olympic medals.
Significance of Alumni Leaders from University of California Berkeley: In today's competitive environment, Alumni Leaders from University of California Berkeley are keeping their sight on the organizational priorities while ensuring readiness for future challenges. Entrepreneurship is seen by University of California Berkeley society as a very good means to improve one’s economic and social standing. This social and cultural orientation serves as one of the major drivers promoting entrepreneurship. These leaders effectively compete and drive business profitability, and they are very flexible plan, formulate and execute well developed corporate business strategies. The Strategy Management for Business Leaders will develop their ability to innovate, formulate, and execute strategies that will gain a competitive advantage for their business.
CEO Insights in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 Alumni Leaders from University of California, Berkeley - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.
|Company Logo||Company Management||Company Name||Company Description|
|Anh Phuong Tran, Advancement Officer||University of California||A visionary leader with a mission to bring positive social change through innovation, equity, and philanthropy, skilled in board leadership, event management and more|
|Dev Mehta, Director||Kem-Tron Technologies||An incredible leader with a diverse career spanning technology, strategy, and leadership role, with strategic thinking and effective leadership, has consistently driven success across various domains, demonstrating versatility and adaptability|
|Erin Dineen, Director - Alumni Engagement||Berkeley - School of Law||An innovative and mission-driven leader, with a proven ability to plan and implement robust, progressive and proactive alumni engagement strategies, with experience in both the higher education and entertainment industries|
|Jay Le Roux Dillon, Founder & Principal||Alumni Identity Fundraising Consultants||An epert at building enduring relationships, dedicated to improving fundraising through data science to bring social justice and equity to education, arts, and social causes|
|Meghana Srinivas, Founder & CEO||TrustIn||A passionate leader building capacity in individuals, teams, and organizations towards sustainable and positive impact, more than a decade of experience in building companies, empowering safe and inclusive workplace culture, and more|
|Moulik Ranka, Director||Zydex Industries||A chemical industry veteran instrumental in creating a sustainable society through his exceptional prowess, business acumen, and dynamic leadership, brings in over a decade of chemical industry experience|
|Rebecca K. Andersen, Senior Director - Career Development||UC Berkeley School of Information||A researcher, frequent workshop facilitator & key note presenter, for equity in STEM careers, focusing on how to support women in technology leadership roles, skilled in leadership development, professional development and more|
|Tanvi Krishna, Associate Manager - Marketing & Growth Strategy||Urban Company||A proficient marketer who is organised, imaginative and eager to learn more with experience working for a variety of clients and organisations with proficiency in marketing, data analysis and growth strategy|
|Vanessa Kaskiris, Chief - Operations||Stanford University||A higher education executive, directing teams and highly complex projects ranging from designing and implementing an award-winning cloud based student success and learning analytics platform to scaling automation tools|
|Vishal Ved, Founder & CEO||Rolling Authors||An incredible leader on remarkable endeavor to encourage authors, spark creativity, & turn literary fantasies into tangible success|