Faculty Bio

Mindy S. Kole

Mindy S. Kole

Title(s): Associate Professor and Department Chair
Department: Business & Professional Studies


Mindy Kole
Contact Information 
Phone: 845-688-6041
Office location: Stone Ridge Campus, Hasbrouck 212
Email: kolem@sunyulster.edu

Degree Information

PhD, Organization Management & Management Education, Capella University
Post Master’s Certificate in College Teaching, Capella University
MBA, Marketing, NYU Stern School of Business
BA, Economics, NYU

Courses Taught

Business Ethics

Primary Area of Expertise

Entrepreneurship and small business management
Marketing and advertising
Business ethics
Adult education
Experiential learning

Honors and Awards

Hudson Valley Magazine, Women in Business award, 2012
Delta Mu Delta, National Business Honor Society, 2016
SUNY Ulster 2010 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Publications and Presentations

NACCE (National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship) Conference presentations:
Own It! Entrepreneurial Women’s Conference at SUNY Ulster – Oct. 2016
Community Creations, SUNY Ulster’s student-run business – Oct. 2014; 2015
Real World Marketing at SUNY Ulster – Oct. 2013

SUNY COIL (Collaborative Online International Learning) Conference:
I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing: Learning Culture Through Advertising – with Eva Haug, Netherlands – April 2016
Dogs, Military, Food, Nightlife: Deepening the COIL connection with empowered student use of social media – with Jeanine Mercer, Empire State College, Lebanon – April 2015

Ulster County Chamber Leadership Class Presentation – Public Speaking – 2015, 2016

Grants Received

Coleman Grant, start-up Community Creations, SUNY Ulster’s student-run business

Other Achievements

Director, Darlene L. Pfeiffer Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
Owner, The Marketing Department, LLC (mktdpt.com) 1996 - present





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