Chris has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern, has scored a 750 on the GMAT, and has served as member of the Kellogg Admissions Committee. Additionally, Chris’s professional passion is in marketing where he has 10 years of experience managing some amazing global brands including Crest, Scope & Gillette while at Procter & Gamble. Chris brings this experience as a brand builder to help aspiring MBA applicants develop their own personal brand message. He has worked as a graduate admissions consultant since 2006 and has succeeded in helping candidates gain admissions to schools including Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, Kellogg, Chicago & MIT.
Beyond his passion for marketing, Chris finds his personal interests tend to revolve around coaching and teaching. As a former ski instructor, lacrosse coach, guest lecturer at Kellogg, admissions consultant, and business mentor, Chris always finds himself hungering for new opportunities to help others learn. He is even currently training for his private pilots’ license in the hope that he will one day be able to help others learn how to fly.
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“Omar has been extremely helpful over the past year. He is quick to respond, flexible, and has provided advice and guidance that I have relied on heavily. I am very lucky to have crossed paths with Omar. I only wish my undergraduate pre-med advisors could have been as helpful, insightful, and caring as he has been.”