Professional Year students’ industry visit to Cornell Design

Meeting an entrepreneur in the IT sector!

Left to Right: Mr Phil Cornell, Managing Director of Cornell Design, with the WLI/ACS PYP students: Gagandeep Mann, Bhumi Raj Pathak, Shahzad Alam, Gagandeep Boora, Anjali Amal and Milankumar Patel.

The purpose for the visit was for the students to meet an entrepreneur in the IT sector, Mr Phil Cornell, the managing director of Cornell Design. They had the opportunity to discuss his approach to business development, and his use of social media to market a range of products that he had an interest in. The students expressed their appreciation in the opportunity to meet face to face with a successful business leader in the IT industry, and for the opportunity to learn about strategies for finding employment in their chosen profession.