SMR group

Companies

 

Benefits for Companies

  • A comprehensive, independent assessment and evaluation of their current business plans, corporate growth strategies and market opportunities
  • Extensive primary and secondary market research and analysis
  • An investment-quality, written strategic plan with full financial projections
  • Application of state-of-the-art management frameworks and analysis techniques
  • Access to UCLA Anderson's extensive resources, including its network of professionals and academicians, and its comprehensive business and industry database resources
  • Specific recommendations to accelerate the company's growth to the next stage of their corporate development
  • A video of the final presentation as presented to a review panel of industry and financial experts or senior managers of your company

Company Selection Criteria and Investment Requirements

  • Participation by company senior executives with extensive business experience
  • Management commitment of personal time to enable successful program
  • Product/service currently generating revenue
  • Customer validation of products or services
  • Full access to strategic and financial data
  • Significant positive cash flow to enable continuing operations for 1-2 years
  • Top management participation in Program Launch and Final Presentations
  • $15,000 program fee
  • Additional fees may be incurred for international research travel

Recent Participants

Advanced Bionics, division of Boston Scientific

Kaiser Permanente

Channel M

LAUSD

CoDa Therapeutics

Mars

Countrywide Financial

Mattioli

Eastman Kodak

Microsoft

Engineering Analytics

Murad

Fiji Water / Roll International

Nokia

GBH Communications

Olympus Pictures

General Electric

Oracle

Genentech

Phyber Communications

Guitar Center

Pianeta

Harris Moran Seed Company

Prima Electronics

Hewlett Packard

Qualcomm

Honeywell

Road Runner Sports

Humana

Ros Roca

Homes for Life Foundation

St. John's Medical Center

Intelleflex

St. Jude Medical

JAMS (Judicial and Mediation Services)

Trifecta Global Infrastructure Solutions

The Jackson Laboratory

Visual Engineering

Johnson & Johnson

Yahoo!

JSB Development

Zeaco


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13 Job Functions

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Highest Degree Earned

1% JD

3% MD

7% PhD

23% MS

67% BACHELORS

IMPORTANT DATES
Application Deadline: October 15, 2013
Program Launch on January 2-5, 2014 (Southern California location to be determined)
Final Presentations: June 14, 2014 (at UCLA Anderson)


Assurance of Confidentiality: Each year our program conducts field studies for the EMBA Program and depends on the corporate community in terms of their participation. As a result, we maintain strict confidentiality standards regarding each field study project. Students and faculty sign a program non-disclosure agreement.