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Carson College of Business Career Networking Night – Burtenshaw

Career Networking Night

Presented by the Burtenshaw Family
Information for students and employers

Career Networking Night presented by the Burtenshaw Family

Monday, February 5, 2024
4 – 6:30 p.m. PST
CUB Senior Ballroom

Student Information

The Carson College Career Networking Night is designed and targeted toward business students, but other majors are more than welcome to join! Employers from regional and global companies attend this event looking for ambitious and motivated candidates for internships and full-time jobs.

To register for Career Networking Night, please click on “Student Registration.

Career Networking Night will be hosted in person at the CUB Sr. Ballroom on the Pullman campus. Catered refreshments will be served. Dress code is Business Professional.

Career Networking Night Prep Workshops

Carson College of Business Majors:

For more information about Career Networking Night prep workshops, please visit Suitable or check your email for the Carson weekly bulletin.

All Majors:

The Academic Success & Career Center (ASCC) and career offices across campus organize prep workshops leading up to Career Expo week. View upcoming ASCC programs and explore campus-wide sessions in Handshake events.

Career Center Support

The Carson Career staff are available for one-on-one appointments. Sign up on Handshake or email a Carson Career Consultant to schedule your appointment.

SHBM Majors:
Email Amy Alonzo, Marriott Foundation Industry Relations Manager,

For “Tips for Success” and other career fair resources, click here.

Amplifier Qualifications

Amplifier Tiers and Crimson Pathway Students: participating in Career Networking Night supports requirements for Amplifier.

Crimson Pathway 1 Badge
Crimson Pathway 2 Badge

Employer Information

The Carson College Career Networking Night connects business students to their employment or internship opportunities.
This event will be hosted in person on Monday, February 5, 2024, 4-6:30 p.m. PST.

Who Attends Career Networking Night?

WSU undergraduate business students from 11 majors. Other majors are welcome to attend as well.

How to Register your Company

To register for Career Networking Night, click here. Your company’s registration, payments, and representative details will be managed on the Handshake platform.

Registration Cost for Employers

All registrations include:

  • One 8ft table
  • Catered refreshments during the event
  • On-campus parking
  • Optional post-event reception for recruiters

Premium Registration: $600
(only 6 spots available, register until November 30 at 5 p.m.)
Additional benefits include:

  • Extra on-campus marketing promoting your campus visit
  • First choice location of your table at the event
  • Priority scheduling for spring on-campus info sessions and interviews
  • Early access to registration for future networking events

Regular Registration
(register until January 24 at 5 p.m.)

  • Corporate Rate: $300
  • Non-profit/WSU Department Rate: $150

Space is limited. Event registration ends on January 24 unless the registration limit is reached first.

Shipping Materials

You may pre-ship booth materials to the address below via FedEx, UPS, or DHL:

Amy Alonzo Career Networking Night – Spring 2024
School of Hospitality Business Management
410 Dairy Road
Todd Hall 342 MS-4736
Pullman, WA 99164-4736

Please allow 4 business days for processing the materials.

To ensure that your materials are delivered correctly, clearly mark all packages with both of the following:

  • Your organization name
  • The correct address above

Recruiters are preferred to return their materials. We can offer assistance in returning materials if provided with a return shipping label. For proper and timely return of your materials, enclose a pre-paid return label in the original box and we will send it back after the event. Please allow several business days for your parcel to ship out.

To register now, please click “Employer Registration
Need a Handshake account? Learn how to create one here.
Technical difficulties registering on Handshake? Click here

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Student Resources


Angelina and the late Jerry Burtenshaw graciously provided funding to support this event, which unites motivated students with industry employers. We are deeply grateful for their commitment.


Student Professional Development Support
Career Consultants
Carson Center for Student Success

Amy Alonzo, Marriott Foundation Industry Relations Manager
School of Hospitality Business Management

Alumni Handshake Registration Support
Academic Advisor/Career Counselor
Harrison Hughes

Employer Event Inquiries
Employer Connections Coordinator
Carson Center for Student Success

Employer Payment/Invoice Inquiries
Administrative Assistant 3