CNBC Interviews International Executive MBA Alumnus

June 12, 2008

On Thursday, June 5, Mark Smith, a 2007 graduate of the McDonough School's International Executive MBA program, appeared on CNBC's "The Call" with host Trish Regan. Smith and fellow 2007 IEMBA alumnus Pete Messman, co-founded Claren Power, an innovative venture that uses a byproduct of sugarcane ethanol and sugar production to generate electricity. This technology has a 20-gigawatt power potential in Brazil alone, and according to Smith, a $24 billion market for this process already exists. To learn more, you can view the interview here:

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