Katherine Hoang

Katherine Hoang

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Last updated January 22, 2021

One Sentence About Me  

Business, Analytics, and Risk Student at USC with an interest in tech, risk, and sustainability.

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am an enthusiastic, innovative, and detail-oriented team player who is passionate about the intersection between sustainability, technology, and business. As I pursue my B.S. Business Administration at USC Marshall with a double minor in Applied Analytics and Risk Management, I hope to employ my curiosity and strengths to explore the tech industry and fields of consulting, analytics, and risk management.

Interesting Factoid

I used to represent Vietnam to compete in chess internationally.


Languages

Vietnamese
English
Mandarin

Countries Visited

Map View

Philippines
China
Singapore
Vietnam
United Arab Emirates
United States of America

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Business Development and Sales Intern

Jun 2020 - Aug 2020
• Analyzed executive’s database and performed company research to identify potential municipal and corporate clients who currently own large Electric Vehicle (EV) fleets or plans to invest in EV fleet expansions • Contacted potential clients with custom messages and marketing materials, attaining a 20% response rate • Prepared presentation materials and participated in initial client meetings with executives

USC Brand Ambassador

Sep 2019 - Jun 2020
• Coordinated monthly guerilla marketing events on campus to increase USC students’ awareness of Adobe services • Organized six UI/UX workshops with Adobe experts catered to USC students’ interests • Managed partnerships and created logistics plan for design-a-thon with over 160 participants across 26 universities
+1 more experience

Professional Organizations

Marshall Business Network

Director of Professional Events

May 2020 - Present
• Recruit industry experts to expose 40+ members to multiple business industries at weekly meetings • Design interactive workshops to highlight speakers’ work specializations and foster student-led discussions

USC Residential Education (ResEd)

Virtual Residential Assistant

May 2020 - Present
• Mentored 30 freshmen through conducting 1-on-1 advising sessions and hosting team-bonding activities • Organized weekly interdisciplinary programs with ResEd staff to foster an interactive and inclusive virtual community
+1 more organization

Professional Expertise

Project Management
Innovation
Marketing

Professional Interests

Risk Management
Tech Consulting
Marketing Analytics
Business Analytics

Advisor

Florentina Chau

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Animal Rights
Racial Equality
Climate Change
Education

Non-Profits


Volunteer Experience

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Jan 2020 - May 2020

East Bay Community Recovery Project

Oakland, CA, USA

Jun 2017 - Jul 2017
• Analyzed and supported the needs of mothers and their children who suffered from drug abuse and domestic violence at Project Pride (East Bay Community Recovery Project) • Allocated $2,000 grant to the facility to purchase daily essentials for residents, materials for the children’s educational projects, and tools to redesign the Children Center’s bathroom

What Inspires Me  

Favorites  

Hobbies

Baking
Hiking
Interior Design
DIY Crafts
Singing
Roadtripping
Painting

Food & Drinks

Boba
Desserts
Ramen
Hot Pot

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Lauv
Sam Smith
HONNE
Ruel

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Basketball
Tennis

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Harry Potter

Killing Eve
The Handmaid's Tale
The Queen's Gambit
How to Get Away with Murder

Bucket List  

Travel to all 7 World Wonders

Education  

School

B.B.A. – Bachelor of Business Administration, Business Administration

Aug 2019 - Present

Clubs and Communities

Asian Pacific American Student Assembly (APASA)

Programming Intern

Sep 2020 - Present
• Spearheaded cultural events and projects for over 19,000 USC students to promote APA diversity and perspectives • Maintained high engagement from 25 member organizations through hosting social and intersectional events

Design For America

Team Lead

Sep 2019 - Jun 2020
• Develop USC’s Sustainability Hub website platform to connect all USC student environmental organizations’ activities and USC Office of Sustainability initiatives to the greater community

Academic Interests

Technology
Analytics
Risk Management
Sustainability
Environmental
Consulting

Extracurricular Activities

Younified Network of Talents