MBA student Simon Tam's dispute with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office over an application to trademark the name of his band, The Slants, is receiving attention from major networks including BBC World News, NPR and Time.
School of Business
MBA, New York University, Stern School of Business
Tom has extensive domestic and international business management experience in both the private and public sector. Previous employers include the Oregon Business Development Department, the Port Authority of New York, Xerox Corp. and Hewlett-Packard. He is currently pursuing a Master of Engineering from the University of Michigan.
- Nearing completion of Certificate in Industrial Ecology from the University of Michigan's School of Natural Resources and Environment, Center for Sustainable Systems
- Teaches MGT 534 (International Business)