Porsche Vice President of HR Erika Burk, Ph.D. Presentation

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Wednesday November 6, 2019
      4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Student Success Center, President Suite C and D
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  • Fee(s):
    None
  • Extras:
    Free food, freebies
Contact

Emily Snelling
esnelling3@gatech.edu

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Summary Sentence: Join us for Dr. Burk’s presentation on her career, followed by a Q&A and short reception

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Please join us for a very unique opportunity on Wednesday, November 6th at 4:30 pm, as we welcome Dr. Erika Burk of Porsche Cars North America to our campus!

Dr. Erika Burk is Vice President, Human Resources for Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), headquartered in Atlanta. PCNA is the importer of Porsche sports cars, the Macan and Cayenne sport utility vehicles and the Panamera sports sedan, for the United States.

As Vice President, Human Resources, Burk is responsible for human resources for all Porsche corporate entities in North America including overseeing the implementation of the human resources operating plan, compensation and benefits, talent acquisition as well as management and development.

Prior to joining Porsche, Burk was Senior Director, Human Resources for WACKER Chemical LLC, where she was the first employee of the $2.5 billion start-up chemical plant.

Burk beginning her career as an employment specialist with Mercedes-Benz, U.S. International Inc., in Vance, Alabama and later relocated to Stuttgart, Germany to continue her career with Daimler-Chrysler AG as Senior Manager, Human Resources. Burk has also worked in the high-tech industry with Agilent Technologies as a Business Human Resources Manager responsible for all global strategic HR issues.

Burk received a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and German language from the University of Denver, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen Switzerland.

Please RSVP here by November 4th, 2019 at 12:00pm: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=u5ghSHuuJUuLem1_Mvqgg1_8vAqDIS1Hl_o_zbOjFORUQUJHMlQ0RFpSS0dFUkkxWTNQOFlCREZNSy4u

A special thank you to The Halle Foundation for sponsoring this event, which is part of GRMN 3821: Global Career Lab auf Deutsch. For more information, please see the attached flyer!

We hope to see you there!

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Atlanta Global Studies Center (AGSC), Global Media and Cultures (GMC), Global Media and Cultures: Career Design Studio, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Modern Languages

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Career/Professional development, Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
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Status
  • Created By: esnelling3
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 23, 2019 - 12:41pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 25, 2019 - 9:38am