Blake Wilson ’15, a double major in finance and accounting from Jacksonville, FL, was just awarded the Schottland Business Leadership Award. The award is presented annually to an outstanding senior in the School of Business who demonstrates exceptional leadership potential as well as academic excellence.
After interning at KPMG this summer, Blake was offered a full-time position with the firm in August which he accepted. Upon graduation, Blake will work full time as an Associate for KPMG Strategy under the company’s advisory practice, where he will consult and advise firms on their strategies and strategic objectives.
Blake hopes to go on to get his MBA after working for KPMG for several years and building his career. When asked about his dream job, Blake explains, “because of my strong desire to one day become a leader in Corporate America, my dream job is holding the position of CEO or CFO.”
Blake’s boundless drive within the business school and through his work experiences has lead him to achieve great success.
Author: Caroline Hubbell ’15