Melissa Kaplan ('19) speaking at the New England Regional Conference

Melissa Kaplan ('19) speaking at the New England Regional Conference

Fall 2017 Updates Coming Soon

 

4 Consulting Projects. 4 Fund Teams

 

 
Photo from The New England Regional Conference hosted at Harvard in the Spring

Photo from The New England Regional Conference hosted at Harvard in the Spring

Fund Update SPring 2017

Fund: provides members with a robust education in principles of finance, enabling members to utilize valuation methodologies, analyze financial statements, search for industry/market trends, and understand various investing strategies. During the semester, members competed in two national stock pitch competitions. 

Teams: We trained 4 fund team leaders that are going to lead projects starting in the fall. 

 

General Update Spring 2017

Alumni Efforts: We are in the midst of forming an alumni advisory board as well as having an alumni panel come to speak with our chapter.

Regional Conference:  Harvard Tamid hosted the New England Regional Conference in the spring.

Fellowship:  Harvard Tamid sent 5 fellows to the summer fellowship. Melissa Kaplan (President '19) served as the National Director of the Tamid Fellowship.

 

 

Consulting Update Spring 2017

BlogsRelease: a company that connects brands and bloggers to create authentic, sponsored content and tracks the performance of the posts. The project team advised BlogsRelease on how to enter the US Market by providing market analysis, suggesting industries of interest, and discussing website redesign.

 

ByPal: a social economy app where users can buy, sell, rent and lend services and products within designated social circles. The project team researched the market for such an app and based on their findings made recommendations regarding the target demographic. 

 

Giving Way: an online platform which connects individuals with volunteer abroad opportunities, and that has a strong social agenda to rid the industry of the corruption that currently exists. The project team worked to assist Giving Way in targeting the college student demographic by advising them on how best to implement a campus ambassadorship program.

 

Vikki Academy: a company that creates informational animated videos at scale, much like Crash Course.Their niche lies in taking academic research papers and liquifying them into easily digestible 2-minute videos. The project team explored a variety of market verticals in business, college life, and education as well as worked to create a business plan and pricing model for expansion into the US.