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SAP: Drexel's Corporate Partner of the Month of October

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October 1, 2018

Drexel Solutions Institute is pleased to announce that SAP is our Corporate Partner of the Month of October 2018.

SAP is the world's leading provider of enterprise applications, cloud services, analytics, mobile, and database. The company's mission is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives. They do that by bringing cutting-edge technology to life for some of the world's most influential companies, from NASA to the NBA. SAP is at the center of today's business and technology revolution and helps streamline processes with the ability to use real-time data to predict customer trends and link front and back office operations. SAP is committed to helping every customer become a best-run business.

Learn more about SAP at the following events.

Drexel LeBow's SAP Next-Gen Lab Opening Reception

Wednesday, October 10, 4:30-6 p.m.
Gerri C. LeBow Hall
3220 Market Street Rm. Suite 131
Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Drexel LeBow's SAP Next-Gen Lab will advance the college's focus on academic-industry partnership, connecting faculty, students and organizations to the research, technologies and methodologies driving digital transformation.

Please join us

  • Explore research and project collaborations in IoT, design thinking and blockchain
  • Hear from SAP about technologies driving digital transformation
  • Learn about current industry partnerships with LeBow faculty and students
  • Discover how organizations can get involved in collaboration

Hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Steinbright Fall Career Fair

Thursday, October 11, 2018 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Drexel Armory

The Fall Career Fair is open to all Drexel students who are looking to network with prospective employers for future co-op and full-time employment opportunities

Learn More about Steinbright's Fall Career Fair

Drexel Women in Business Fall Tea with SAP's Jewell Parkinson

Wednesday, October 17, 4-5:45 p.m.
Gerri C. LeBow Hall
3220 Market Street Rm. 031, Lower Level
Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Join the Drexel Women in Business and Drexel's Solutions Institute for an engaging discussion and networking tea with Jewell Parkinson, Head of Human Resources, SAP North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific Japan.

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Discussion with Jewell Parkinson
5:00 – 5:45 p.m. Tea, cocktails and networking


Jewell Parkinson
Head of Human Resources, SAP North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific Japan

Jewell Parkinson provides HR leadership for SAP Global Customer Operations, and heads the regional HR Business Partner organization across North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific Japan. In this trusted advisor role, she provides consultation on the design, delivery and adoption of solutions that ensure SAP's people strategy and consumer experiences yield a sustainable business impact to meet the needs of more than 45,000 employees.

Jewell joined SAP in 1997, and has spent most her tenure as an HR Business Partner consulting across multiple functional areas regionally and globally. Jewell has provided leadership on various strategic priorities in the areas of global workforce strategic planning, organizational design, development, insights, productivity and transformation management.

Prior to joining SAP, Jewell served as an organizational development consultant at ARCO Chemical Company.

Jewell earned her bachelor's degree in Psychology and Business Administration from Millersville University of Pennsylvania in Millersville, Pennsylvania, and holds a master's degree in Human Resources Development from Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania. Jewell serves on the board of Junior Achievement of Southeastern Pennsylvania, an education non-profit and enjoys reading, traveling with family, playing golf and supporting organizations and causes committed to improve people's lives.