Simone Meskelis

Simone Meskelis
Sales Systems Manager at Essilor

Simone Meskelis is a DBA student and an Adjunct Professor of Management in the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business at the University of Dallas. She is also an adjunct professor at Fundacao Dom Cabral, in Brazil.

Her research has been presented in several conferences including the Academy of International Business and Western Academy of Management. Her research interests are related to engagement, work meaningfulness, personality traits and leadership.

In addition to the academic experience, she has worked as a business consultant for 15 years serving organizations in Brazil and in the United States. She currently works with Sales Analytics at Essilor.

Education

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil) - Economics

Fundacao Dom Cabral (Brazil) - Master in Business Administration

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When Foresight Is 20/20: Endowment Gains 27 Percent in One Stroke Thanks to $10 Investment 24 Years Ago

At a time when many small liberal arts universities are struggling, the University of Dallas has some good news to offer: The strategic sale of the apartment complex owned by the university for 24 years has increased the endowment by nearly 27 percent, or $16 million, bringing the current value to over $76 million. Further, this increase is predicted to eventually generate an additional $800,000 annually for UD's operations, capital and maintenance budgets.

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