ABOUT US
The Technology and Operations Management and E-Business Department at Cal Poly Pomona operates under the College of Business Administration. We are committed to providing students with the best business education and support student's professional growth. The TOM/EBZ Department newsletter will highlight events, professional development opportunities, and accomplishments.
NEWSLETTER HIGHLIGHT
INDUSTRY HIGHLIGHT

TARGET
WHAT'S IN THIS NEWSLETTER?
Featured Highlights

Industry Highlight
TARGET

Alumni Highlight
KRISTI BECK

Faculty Highlights
DR. SCOTT LITTLE
RESEARCH PUBLICATION

Staff Highlights
CHERRIE PETERS

Student Highlights
BRITNEY LY

MSBA Graduate Program

Operations Management Society Club
WELCOME BACK MEETING
ADVICE FROM ALUMNI PANEL
TARGET
PEPSICO


Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Club
INTRO MEETING
PEPSICO
WORKSHOP SERIES FT. DR.YAZDANI

Job & Internship Postings

Scholarship Announcements

FALL 2021 Upcoming Events
CINTAS
WORKSHOP SERIES FT. DR. YAZDANI

CPP University News

Industry & Alumni Partnerships
GETTING INVOLVED
SPONSOR DEPARTMENT ACTIVITIES
CONTACT US
INDUSTRY HIGHLIGHT
Target

From back-to-school essentials to holiday gifting, you rely on Target to get what you need for all your special moments. That’s why this year, as we continue to navigate unprecedented supply chain challenges, we’re thinking outside the box to ensure we’re ready with the safe, joyful shopping experience you expect during the busiest season of the year. Peek Behind the Scenes at How Target’s Prepping Our Supply Chain to Deliver Holiday Joy All Season Long
ALUMNI HIGHLIGHT
Kristi Beck

Graduate: Class of 2016

Current Position: Senior Consultant at Yardstick Management

Advice: Follow your gut and know it is never too late to pivot. Prioritize your mental health and speak up when you need help.
FACULTY HIGHLIGHTS
MEET THE FACULTY: Dr. Scott Little

I am an Adjunct Professor in the TOM Department. I am also a Senior Subject Expert Analytics at Southern California Edison, and University of California, Riverside Extension Transformative Leadership Advisory Board Member. I also conduct independent and tangential research in Complex Systems and Chaos Theory, Machine Learning and AI, Partial Differential Equations, String Theory AdS/CFT, Cloaking Metamaterials, and Cryptography 
FACULTY PUBLICATION
Dr. Shuo Zeng

Our research examines the role of information disclosure in influencing consumers’ purchase behavior on Airbnb, the room sharing platform. To measure consumer demand for an Airbnb room, we use the number of reviews for the room as a proxy. 
STAFF HIGHLIGHTS
Cherrie Peters

Title: Career Counselor and Liaison to CBA

Background: I have much knowledge and experience working with recruiters from all industries and students from all majors. 

Advice: It is very important to become aware of the language used in the industry, journal what you have learned, and keep track of academic projects. Career Center has multiple resources for you.
STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
Britney Ly

Status: Junior

Major: Technology & Operations Management: Operations Management

Minor: Computer Information Systems

Internship Position: Research Assistant Intern at CPP Center for Customer Insights and Digital Marketing (CCIDM)

Advice: Get involved and take advantage of what CPP has to offer, such as joining clubs like OMS. 
GRADUATE PROGRAM
MSBA: Master of Science in Business Analytics

For details, contact the Program Co-Director, Dr. Yuanjie He at he@cpp.edu
OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT SOCIETY CLUB
First General Meeting

OMS is a supply chain and operations management society club. We help students apply classroom knowledge to reality. There will be a ton of opportunities this year for professional and personal growth and development at our events! 
Alumni Panel

Some highlighted advice from our panelists suggests students now to build their soft and technical skills, and build their qualifications–one example staying long term–to grow our future career.
Guest Speaker:
Target

Target discusses their job opportunities available at all 44 distribution centers. They also discuss Target’s debt-free assistance program where the company helps part-time and full-time employees with their undergrad tuition.
Guest Speaker:
PepsiCo

Representatives from PepsiCo discussed effective resume writing and tips to make resumes stand out. Highlighted advice is to cater our resume to the job description and this can be done by pulling keywords and implementing them into our resumes.

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@cppoms
COUNCIL OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL CLUB
First General Meeting

CSCMP gave a short presentation to the students and informed students about the goals & plans for the students this semester.
Guest Speaker:
PepsiCo

Students got to meet PepsiCo recruiters and employees and learned some interview skills. The PepsiCo team gave a presentation on interview skills, followed by an opportunity to speak and ask questions individually with the recruiters.
Workshop Series:
Monte Carlo Simulation with Excel
Part 1 & 2

Dr. Yazdani taught students how to perform the Monte Carlo simulation in Excel, an analytical model to analyze risk through a repeated random sampling method. Days 1 and 2 went very well with good student engagement, and day 3 will be on 9/30.

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@cscmpcpp
JOB & INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Job post links are time-sensitive and will be removed once the position is filled.
Apply ASAP if interested!
JOBS
INTERNSHIPS
Howmet Aerospace
Norwalk, CA

Lenovo
Torrance, CA

Sysco
Los Angeles, CA

Cintas
Santa Fe Springs, CA

Mazda
Tacoma, WA
Tesla
Los Angeles, CA

Target
Ontario, CA

NASA JPL
Pasadena, CA

Siemens
Pomona, CA

Eaton
City of Industry, CA
SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

DMA Scholarship

Scholarships are forms of aid that can help students pay for their education. They help minimize student loan debt. A major emphasis of the Distribution Management Association is to support educational programs and students at Community Colleges and Universities. DMA invites students to apply for this great opportunity.

Deadline: Monday, November 15, 2021
FALL 2021 UPCOMING EVENTS

Guest Speaker:
Cintas

Come learn more about Cintas operations and internship and job opportunities on Tuesday, September 28 at U-hour, 12-1 PM!

Zoom ID: 880 1241 0661

Workshop Series:
Monte Carlo Simulation with Excel
Part 3

Come out to the last part of Dr.Yazdani's Monte Carlo Simulation with Excel workshop series! Happening on Thursday, September 30th at 12 PM!

Zoom ID: 854 1179 2419
CPP UNIVERSITY NEWS
U.S. News Rank Cal Poly Pomona No. 3 Top Public School in West

The western region includes 159 universities in 15 states. The university was recognized for stellar performance in undergraduate teaching, innovation in higher education, and providing an education that helps students climb the economic ladder of success following graduation.
INDUSTRY & ALUMNI PARTNERSHIPS
We welcome alumni, industry, and community organizations to partner with our department!

GETTING INVOLVED

  • Attend the next OMS and CSCMP student club meeting
  • Provide internships and/or job opportunities for students
  • Join the TOM/EBZ Department Advisory Board
SPONSOR DEPARTMENT ACTIVITIES

  • Student projects
  • Supply Chain/Operations competitions
  • Professional development events
  • Guest speaker series
  • Student internships
  • Faculty research
  • Scholarships
  • and more!
Designation: Technology & Operations Management Discretionary
CONTACT US
Dr. Yuanjie He

Department Chair
Liana Ip

Department Coordinator
lzip@cpp.edu
Jenny Lam

Student Assistant
jennylam@cpp.edu
FOR ADDITIONAL DEPARTMENT INFORMATION, VISIT OUR WEBSITE
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