Dixie L. Leavitt School of Business

State Bank of Southern Utah Business Executive Speaker Series



Fall 2016 Semester Speakers

Matt Hamlin
October 06, 2016
Matt Hamlin - CEO of Tonaquint Data Center
Watch Video: The Progression of Telecommunications and Data Information in Southern Utah

Brooke Ulrich
September 22, 2016
Brooke Ulrich - Online Entrepreneur and Blogger
Watch Video: Relax: Go To It!

Spring 2016 Semester Speakers

Dave Pinamonti, President of Somerton Dwelling
"Is Life a Dress Rehearsal?"
January 21, 2016
[Watch Video]

Samuel Martinez, Assistant Portfolio Manager and Co-Head of the Finance Team within Vanguard’s Investment Grade Corporate Group
"10 Years Ahead"
February 11, 2016
[Watch Video]

Sterling K. Jenson, Senior Client Advisor, The Cynosure Group
"Dream big - you control your destiny"
March 24, 2016
[Watch Video]

Panel Discussion
Excellence After Education
“How to Succeed With Your Degree”
April 14, 2016
[Watch Video]

Fall 2015 Semester Speakers

Jeremy Christiansen
Law Clerk for the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals
October 15, 2015
"Constitutional Interpretation: Why you should care about it and why you should be an originalist"
[Watch Video]

Representative John Westwood
Utah House of Representatives for District 72
October 29, 2015
"Preparations for Successful Career and Ethics"
[Watch Video]

Dr. Marina Adshade
Author and Lecturer for the University of British Columbia
November 12, 2015
"Modern Love is All Consuming"
[Watch Video]

Jason Whitesides
President of TouchMD
November 19, 2015
"A risk taker: The formula for success"
[Watch Video]

Spring 2015 Semester Speakers

Eric Schmutz, CEO for State Bank of Southern Utah
Topic: "The Value of Today's Community Bank"

David Allred, Director of Management Services for D.R. Englad, Inc.
Topic: "Misdeeds, Lawsuits and the Public Image of the Business of Sports in 2015"
[Watch Video]

Derek Bohne, Vice President at Allegis Wealth Advisors
Topic: "Seven Steps to Career Success - How to Become One of the Top People in Your Field"
[Watch Video]

David Reeves, CEO and President for Agency Building Resources
Topic: "Do You Know Where You're Heading?"
[Watch Video]

Renee West, COO for Excalibur and Luxor Resorts and Casinos
[Watch Video]

Fall 2014 Semester Speakers

David Hildebrandt, Partner at Kirton McConkie PC
"Being a Successful Businessman in an International Environment: EU Problem and Watch Out for China"

Jonathan E. Johnson III, Chairman of the Board for Overstock.com
"Trends in E-commerce"

Paul Shirley, Writer, Blogger and Former NBA Player
"Professional Basketball to Professional Writing: Learning to Win from Failure"