Alumni Testimonials

Eric Gottlieb

Master of Business Administration
, Class of 2014
I was looking to do an online MBA because of my frequent travel schedule, but it was important to me to attend a program with a real physical school that had a good history and reputation.
Eric Gottlieb, Class of 2014
Master of Business Administration

Q: “Tell us about where you live, your interests and hobbies.”
A: “I live in Boulder, Colorado with my wife and two kids. I like running, cycling, and triathlons. I also volunteer with the Boy Scouts and camp with my son.”

Q: “What is your current employer and what does your professional life entail?”
A:  “I am a software engineering manager for Particle Measuring Systems, but soon the company will be moving my family and me to Singapore to increase our technical knowledge and experience in the Asia-Pacific region.”

Q: “What was your motivation for pursuing your degree?” 
A: “I have worked and managed in nearly all areas of the company, but I was looking to learn how to tie it all together to understand the business as a whole.”

Q: “Why did you choose Norwich?”
A: “I was looking to do an online MBA because of my frequent travel schedule, but it was important to me to attend a program with a real physical school that had a good history and reputation.”

Q: “What makes Norwich unique?”
A: “The history and legacy of the school is amazing!”

Q: "Please describe any memorable experiences you have had with Norwich.”
A: “There were a few of us in the cohort who went through the entire program together. It was great to meet them in person at residency. It was like getting together with old friends.”

Q: “How have you developed professionally as a result of your education?”
A: “The program has helped me understand why my company makes certain decisions and helped me participate intelligently in the strategic planning and implementation processes.”