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Young Mi Park

Lecturer of Management

Young Mi Park has a background in strategic marketing and management that spans three continents and diverse industries, including financial services, restaurant, apparel, education, government, advertising, media, and technology. She has held leadership positions with consumer brands such as American Express, Burger King, and Levi Strauss; education companies, such as Sesame Workshop and Nations Academy; and technology and entrepreneurial ventures, such as Starnex and Brymmi. Earlier in her career, she became the third female advertising account executive in Korea and, later on, the first woman to head a foreign industrial subsidiary. For these and related efforts, Young Mi was recognized by the government of Korea and received four industry honors for her achievements in business and marketing. Today, Young Mi is focused on an entrepreneurial initiative and also teaches as an adjunct lecturer at Columbia University and Rutgers Business School.


  • M.B.A., Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • B.A., Cornell University