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, Pepperdine University
Steve has 30 years of sales and marketing leadership, primarily in high-tech communications, for domestic and international markets. His background includes both business-to-business and consumer electronics. Career experience includes advertising agency work, high tech manufacturing and wireless system integration.
He has enjoyed the adjunct role teaching marketing and advertising, in classroom and online, at the undergraduate and graduate level for public and private institutions.