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Boris Fowler

Acelio, Inc.

Talent Acquisition

Personal Information

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School: ASU

Major: Political Science

Years at College Works: 2009 to 2010

Career Information

Company You Work For Now: Acelio, Inc.

Title: Talent Acquisition

Industry: Software

Brief Description of Duties / Responsibilities

Building the team by first building the processes that will allow for sustainable growth.

What Has Been Your Proudest Accomplishment Post-CWP?

The ability to take risks by joining two startups. I am proud to be leading an alternative "work-lifestyle".

CWP Career Impact

In one sentence, what has CWP meant to you?

It has been the primary reason I have gotten EVERY SINGE JOB since leaving the program after my DM year.

How did your CWP experience impact your career? Immediately after graduation? Now?

Got me my first job out of school and my most recent job.

What was the greatest lesson you learned from your CWP experience?

Always seek to understand "why".

Advice

What advice do you have for potential CWP participants? Current CWP participants?

Have the maturity to think of your future self when things are tough. Use every obstacle as an opportunity to prove to yourself that you can do so much more than you think you are capable of.

What's your best advice for someone interested in entering your career field?

Understand what motivates the decisions that people make. Read voraciously and put into practice what you read.

What's your favorite memory from CWP?

Korean Karaoke Night. Can't go further than that. Ask other AZ people from 2009 about that night. Franco might remember.