Betsy Massar, Harvard MBA
BETSY MASSAR is founder of Master Admissions, a graduate admissions consulting firm specializing in MBA applications. Her passion for business school admissions comes from her own experience applying to and attending Harvard Business School, and then following the Wall Street path to Goldman Sachs and several other surviving investment firms. From 1988 to 1998 she lived in Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong, where she taught, wrote for the financial press, worked for a local private equity firm, and sold securities to major institutional investors. Since returning to the US, she has worked as a journalist and marketer in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has been a critical analytical communications coach at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and is an active member of 85 Broads. Betsy serves on the board of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC).
Francesca Di Meglio
FRANCESCA DI MEGLIO is a freelance journalist based in northern New Jersey. An expert on business schools, she has spent more than seven years covering all things management education, with particular emphasis on MBA admissions, rankings, curriculum, and careers. In addition, Di Meglio is the Guide to Newlyweds for About.com, and maintains the Two Worlds website about Italian American life and culture. Her stories have appeared in numerous publications and websites, including MBA Jungle, Ladies’ Home Journal, and Monster.com.