2015 Best EMBA: Veronica Carrera, Bloomberg LP

Jul 7, 2015 9:00 AM ET

Veronica Carrera

Cornell University, Johnson Graduate School of Management

How do you know that you’ve sold yourself? Just have a VC tell you, “I’m still not sure there is a strong need for your product, but you as a presenter, as the CEO of a company, I would invest my money in you anytime.” Not surprisingly, Veronica Carrera came up through the ranks of Bloomberg in sales. Aspiring to both move into executive management and inspire minorities, Carrera is described by Beta Mannix, the school’s associate dean for executive education, as a resource to her peers in the program, truly caring about each classmate and giving of her time. And she does it always with “a smile on her face.” Recently promoted to an execution consultant at Bloomberg Tradebook, Carrera is also a motivational speaker and triathlete.

Continue reading the full interview with Veronica on Poets & Quants here.