LIT College Tour Return to LA

Multicultural millennial program aims to bridge the gap between college and the working world, January 31

By LatinoLA Contributor
Published on LatinoLA: January 26, 2015

LIT College Tour Return to LA

LIT College Tour, a mentor-driven initiative designed to inspire student leadership, innovation, and transformation, officially announces its second annual Los Angeles conference scheduled for Saturday, January 31, 2015, at JW Marriott LA Live, from 9am-5pm. The power-packed one-day conference will bring together an exciting mix of professionals and entrepreneurs ready to share insights and strategies for bridging the gap between college and the real working world.

Rapid-fire learning, engaging panel sessions, in-depth workshops, networking opportunities and more will create an interactive environment. "Students getting ready to enter into the 'real world', have the opportunity to get a glimpse of what it's like, through the experiences and stories of various industry experts," said Mary Marandjian, a Public Relations student from California State University Northridge, who attended the previous year.

Speakers highlighting this year's conference include:
Norma Roque, 4-time Emmy-award winning reporter, Univision
Ashley Stahl, Career Coach and Gen Y Expert
Elisha Hall, Motivational Speaker, Leadership Expert,and CEO of Hall to Success
Rick Ramirez, SVP, Warner Bros. Pictures Worldwide Marketing
Emerson Malca, CEO, StudyRoom
Sisi Zhang, Sr. Art Director, IW Group

"LIT College Tour gives students perspective; a chance to ask questions, connect with mentors, start a business and truly see what comes next," says Mario Cobian, Founder of LIT College Tour and CEO of Cobian Marketing Group.

New York Life, StudyRoom, CSUDH LSBA, USC LavaLab, Exertion Films, Hall to Success and Evrybit are sponsors of the 2015 Los Angeles event. In the upcoming year, LIT College Tour "Igniting Futures" will visit 6+ markets, feature 200 speakers, and reach 2,000+ students. Markets include Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago, San Diego, Silicon Valley and Houston.

For more information, to view the conference agenda or registration, visit

Founded in the fall of 2013, LIT COLLEGE TOUR is designed to engage and inspire student Leadership, Innovation, and Transformation, and fuel change through the exchange of ideas and strategies, discovery of insights, peer to peer dialogue, interaction with industry leading experts and mentorship. LIT College Tour celebrates diversity and highlight minorities, women, LGBT, veterans, disabled persons, and other underserved groups.


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