2013 Team

It started in a corner at a crowded party, when four Harvard MBAs asked, “what if?” What if we ditched our cubicles and spent the summer in the heart of America? What if we listened more than we spoke and acted more than we planned? What if we put our MBAs to the test? Then we stopped asking “what if” and hit the road.

Casey Gerald

Bio

Casey has worked as a strategist with startup social ventures like Reboot & The Future Project, and established companies like the Neiman Marcus Group. He began his career in economic policy & innovation at the Center for American Progress. Casey is a recent graduate of Harvard Business School and graduated from Yale College.


Michael Baker

Bio

Michael started his career at Yodle, a high-growth, venture-backed online marketing startup where he spent five years working with hundreds of small businesses in operating & management roles as the company grew from 15 to 1000 employees. Michael is a recent graduate of Harvard Business School and graduated from Georgetown University.


Amaris Singer

Bio

Prior to MBAxAmerica, Amaris worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Co. before joining the New York office of  Wolff Olins as a senior brand strategist. She works with startups in the U.S. and abroad to refine their brand purpose & identity. Amaris is a recent Harvard Business School graduate, a graduate of Yale College, and currently works for Disney in Los Angeles.


Hicham Mhammedi Alaoui

Bio

Hicham started his career at Google, where he spent four years in product & sales marketing in Mountain View & Singapore.  Hicham is a recent Harvard Business School graduate, a graduate of Princeton University, and is currently working as a co-founder of Experience Morocco, a curated experience venture based in Casablanca.