Register today for our Kick-Off Session with Stephen Torres!
*Join us as we kick off our Pay It Forward Luncheon Series*
*with **Stephen Torres*
Sales Executive turned Clean-Energy Entrepreneur, Manager of the Berkeley
Leadership Network and Lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley
*NEXT WEEK! Thursday*, September 12, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Satellite Student Union
Lunch will be provided!
Stephen D. Torres, originally from Fowler, California, studied at the
University of California Berkeley majoring in Organizational Behavior and
finished his MBA at Cornell University in New York. Upon graduation,
Stephen worked in sales management for both Vector Marketing Corporation
and SAP SuccerssFactors. followed by 3 years as Director of Marketing and
Sales for NextEnergy Solar, a turnkey solar provider. The position with
NextEnergy Solar was the starting point to Stephen’s business career in the
clean energy industry.
In 2011, Stephen founded and actively managed the PV Solar Report , a
publisher of news, reports and data for solar industry professionals which
was eventually sold. In 2013, Stephen founded Sunible, a company helping
people convert to using clean energy which was acquired in 2014 by
MyDomino, a concierge service that was established to help people switch to
clean energy. Stephen stayed with MyDomino through 2017 as CEO.
Since 2016, Stephen has been an Industry Fellow and Faculty in the College
of Engineering, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (SCET).
SCET is located within the Department of Industrial Engineering and
Operation Research. The Center is the foundation of Berkeley’s
entrepreneurship ecosystem. Stephen is the Lead Faculty Advisor with the
Sports Tech Program, a collaboration between Cal Athletics and the College
of Engineering that puts athletes and engineers to work developing base
technologies or applications that improve athletic performance. He is the
Founder and Managing Director at the Berkeley Leadership Network-a
network that helps all students, faculty and alumni of UC Berkeley with
professional training and coaching.
The Pay it Forward luncheon series brings together Fresno State students
and community professionals. Each luncheon is led by a different leader,
from or with strong ties to the Central Valley and Fresno State. This event
acts as a forum for dialogue, explores in-depth issues, and allows for
*FRESNO STATE CLOTHING CLOSET NOW ACCEPTING DONATIONS!*
We will also be accepting donations for the Fresno State Clothing Closet at
event. If you’d like to participate, please bring gently worn business
attire to donate.
This project provides students with professional clothing for interviews,
and first jobs.
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