Helping Students Connect Research & Strategy

A Panel Discussion Led By Steven Stromp with Dr. Raj Shea & Cyndi Williams

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Steven Stromp is the executive director of market intelligence and strategy at Davenport University headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Throughout his career, Steven has gathered intelligence and provided strategy for a variety of industries, including healthcare, consumer packaged goods, automotive, and higher education. In his work for an international research consulting firm, Steven was responsible for managing all phases of research and providing strategic recommendations.

Cyndi Williams is the CEO of Wanderlust Campus. She is a highly experienced and requested professional speaker. Cyndi inspires leaders, entrepreneurs, and business owners to follow their bliss into abundance by getting clear on their life’s purpose and leveraging the perseverance required to bring their life’s vision to fruition. Cyndi has been featured as a Travel Industry Expert, and entrepreneur in interviews for ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, Travel Weekly, and Huff Post. Cyndi also hosts her own TV Show called “Bliss to Abundance,” which streams on Roku, Amazon Fire, and Apple TV on the Raven International Network Channel.

Dr. Raj Shea is a trade compliance professional with extensive expertise in trade compliance focusing on export controls for the high-tech sector. He has worked with the NASA Ames Research Center in various capacities. Dr. Shea has an MBA in International Marketing from the Business School of Lausanne, Switzerland, and a DBA from the Advanced Institute of Management in Nylon, Switzerland. He teaches Strategic Management at California State University, East Bay.


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