The Services and Activities Committee under the Faculty of Business in association with the American Corner hosted a lecture on March 9th
, 2014 by the Emirati entrepreneur Mrs. Alia Al Mazrouei, COO of Mazrouei Holdings LLC, Board member of Insurance House, International Horizon College, AST international and Just Falafel. The event was in commemoration of celebrating Women entrepreneurs in the month of March. During the talk, Mrs Alia transported the audience through the various challenges faced along her business journey. She also expressed her pride and sense of achievement due to her success in expanding an Emirati brand” Just Falafel” across international borders.
She reemphasized that hard work, dedication, passion and commitment to ones dreams is the success mantra to be adopted for any businesswoman. The audience looked on in admiration and felt extremely inspired by her stories of success. The event set a platform for a set of inquisitive students, faculty and staff for expressing their doubts on how to emerge as a successful business leader. Several students, faculty and staff attended the event. The speaker was presented a token of appreciation by the Dean of Faculty of Business, Dr. Hazem Marashdeh, in the presence of VC, Prof Munther Momany. The event concluded with the networking session.