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Roxana Vergara
Works at [V] Consulting, LLC
Attended DePaul University - Kellstadt Graduate School of Business
Lives in IL
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Happy Record Store Day -- thanks Johnny!
 
Video for Johnny Marr's Record Store Day release 'I Feel You' is out now 
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'Connections between brain cells - called synapses - are lost early on in several neurodegenerative conditions, and this exciting study has shown for the first time that switching on a cold-shock protein called RBM3 can prevent these losses.
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So  #cool  
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Hey +John Hambrick , RE: convo we shared on startup b(r)ands...more insights here on shifts in the music biz...
The singer and songwriter says artists will still form deep bonds with fans, but the way they do it will change.
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And there's this... In defense of Taylor Swift http://qz.com/231595 via @qz
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Freddie was one of a kind...
Theatrical, brilliant, excessive and doomed there had never been another band like Queen or a frontman like Freddie Mercury
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Also: Hilton Als on Flannery O'Connor; Stephen Burt on poetry.
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+Sabrina Fruehauf, nice write up on the Adidas social media team's World Cup advance prep -- shot of   #Hummels  is great!
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This looks AMAZING - can't wait to see it!  #hendrix  
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Business Strategy, CSR, Socent, BA ,Gap Analysis, Change Management, Knowledge Management, Marketing Management, Project Management, Agile Leadership
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  • [V] Consulting, LLC
    Principal, Management Consultant, 2005 - present
    Client/assignment: http://www.hacr.org/research_institute/cii/ - Indexing corporate inclusion to understand the economic investment in and opportunities for the Hispanic community.
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Chile - CA - OH - KY
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"...we can rebuild. We have the technology. We have the capability to build...better than before. Better...stronger...faster." - Oscar Goldman
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Experienced bilingual professional with a proven track record of developing and executing sustainable marketing solutions, converting market opportunities into revenue, and leading successful teams. Consulting and agency experience managing initiatives across multiple for-profit industries/not-for-profit organizations. Exceptional project management skills distinguished by leadership style that promotes collaboration; high aptitude for technology and its business applications. 

Ms. Vergara is the Immediate Past President of Marketing Advisory Council at DePaul University and a Volunteer Experience Advisor for the Chicago American Marketing Association's Shared Interest Group initiative. She has also served on DePaul University's President’s Diversity Council and as board president for the Chicago Chapter of National Society of Hispanic MBAs. Roxana holds an MBA in International Business from DePaul University's Kellstadt Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of St. Francis.
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  • DePaul University - Kellstadt Graduate School of Business
  • University of St. Francis
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