Happy Birthday

We asked the alumni celebrating a birthday today (October 20), "Where are you now?" Here's what they said:

Deirdre Guion MBA '92
I am now Dr. Deirdre Guion Peoples; I got married in 2015.  I live in Durham, NC, and am an Associate Professor of Marketing at North Carolina Central University.

Hank Guo MBA '14
Now I am in Antigua and Barbuda in the Caribbean for a business trip. Antigua is an island with 365 named beaches. It is so beautiful that I totally forget all the fatigue from the 32-hour flight from China. Highly recommend as your next vacation choice.

Crystal Liu MMS '16
I am now in Beijing, China, with my best friends in MMS program. I am preparing for the new recruitment season.

Fritz Porter MBA '06
I am going over the hill this year in Charlotte, NC, with my wife and two boys. I am a Partner and Portfolio Manager at WestEnd Advisors, a boutique institutional asset management firm.

Ian Renner MBA '16
I am in San Francisco; I just started my first big kid job at Accenture and am enjoying connecting with all the other Fuqua people who moved to the Bay Area after graduation.

Howie Rhee MBA '04
I work at 50% at Duke and 50% at Fuqua, focused on making Duke's entrepreneurship efforts great.  We have an active Facebook group with over 2,500 alums - please join us: https://www.facebook.com/groups/dukegen/. And I welcome any alums to reach out to me, so that I can help you with your startup - hwr2@duke.edu.

Ken Weinberg MBA '99
I'm living and working in the western suburbs of Philadelphia as a Senior Portfolio Manager for CBRE Clarion Securities, one of the largest global investment management firms focused on the commercial real estate security industry.   I have been with CBRE Clarion since 2004 and live in the area with my wife and three children.  I try to get back to campus at least once a year, most recently this past June as my oldest son took part in the Duke Basketball Camp.

Alexandre Wolynec MBA '01
I live in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with my wife, Alexandra, and our three daughters. We are still recovering from the amazing experience of the Olympic Games. After more than then ten years working at telecom operators, I took a new challenge in the homebuilders segment as Financial Director at João Fortes Engenharia.