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Tyler Powell


Vice President - Investments

Personal Information

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School: UCSB

Major: Business Economics

Years at College Works: 2006

Career Information

Company You Work For Now: Stifel

Title: Vice President - Investments

Industry: Finance

Brief Description of Duties / Responsibilities

Managing Wealth for Individuals and Institutions

What Has Been Your Proudest Accomplishment Post-CWP?

Being a father.

CWP Career Impact

In one sentence, what has CWP meant to you?

If you don't build your dream someone will hire you to help build theirs!

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

Got me a job interview, the rest fell in place.

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

Persistence is everything.


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

Don't quit and you'll be part of the 1%. Also, knock on 5 more doors.

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

Don't give up

What's your favorite memory from CWP?


Last words of wisdom

Don't try to paint a house with stain.